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Rose-Hulman Tennis Dominates Hanover 9-0 Saturday

Rose-Hulman Tennis Dominates Hanover 9-0 Saturday

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology men's tennis team remained undefeated in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play in 2018 following a convincing 9-0 win over Hanover College Saturday evening at the Wabash Valley Tennis Center.  

The Fightin' Engineers jumped out 3-0 following doubles play and never looked back.  Cam Metzger and Andre Adam notched an 8-4 win at the no. 1 doubles position.  Ian Landwehr and Austin Perry picked up an 8-6 win at no. 2 doubles.  Brendan Goldacker and Andrew Schiffman combined for an 8-4 win at no. 3 doubles. 

On the singles side, Ian Landwehr continued his hot play, winning 6-1, 6-0 at no. 1 singles.  Cam Metzger rolled to a 6-0, 6-0 victory at no. 2 singles.  Andre Adam picked up a 6-1, 6-0 victory at the no. 3 singles flight.  Andrew Schiffman added a 6-2, 6-3 victory at no. 4 singles.  Sophomore Austin Perry had a strong performance at the no. 5 singles slot, winning 6-0, 6-2.  Brendan Goldacker rounded out the Rose-Hulman win with a 6-0, 7-6 win at the sixth and final singles flight.

The win on Saturday moved RHIT to 10-7, 4-0 HCAC.  The Fightin' Engineers will take on Millikin in non-conference action on Wednesday April 11.