CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology won at the No. 5 singles flight to highlight a 6-1 loss at Eastern Illinois University in an exhibition match for the Fightin' Engineers on Sunday in Charleston.
Josh Giambattista picked up the Fightin' Engineer win on the day, with a tight three-set match. After dropping the first set 13-11 in a tiebreaker, Giambattista rallied to win the second set 6-3 and the third set 10-6 in a supertiebreak.
Rose-Hulman returns to its NCAA Division III schedule with matches against nationally ranked Coe and regionally ranked Augustana next weekend in Iowa.