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2013-04-04 No. 21 ONU falls to NCAA Division II Lewis 8-1
Jordan Lingle

No. 21 ONU falls to NCAA Division II Lewis 8-1

Author: Nick Birkey
Posted: Friday, April 05, 2013 at 9:04 AM

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. — On back-to-back days, the Tigers took the court looking for the first win since February. On Thursday, they traveled to NCAA Division II Lewis University (Ill.) for an afternoon match. They fell to the No. 36-ranked Flyers 8-1, only managing one point in singles play.

The Tigers (3-10) were without their number one singles and doubles player Julian Kurz (Stuttgart, Germany). Senior Diego Gonsalvez (San Luis Potosi, Mexico) battled in his number one singles match (6-2, 7-5). Senior Camilo Giraldo (Medellin, Colombia) lost his match (6-4, 6-2). Peter Jensen (Yuba City, Calif.) lost (6-0, 6-3). The only Tiger to manage a point was Jordan Lingle (Fishers, Ind.). 

The Tigers were unable to respond in doubles as they dropped all three matches. Giraldo and Gonsalvez lost 8-3. Seth Perry (Jefferson, Ohio) and Peter Jensen lost 8-1, and Mat Bowden (Spring Arbor, Mich.) lost 8-0.

ONU will be back in action on the road against Vincennes University (Ind.) on Thursday, April 11, starting at 2 p.m.