Vikings win top three singles matches but come up short against Cornell

Posted on: April 18th, 2014 by Joseph Vanden Acker

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa — The Cornell College men’s tennis team topped Lawrence University 6-3 in a nonconference match on Friday.

Lawrence picked up all three of its wins in singles as the Vikings swept the top three flights. Brian DeCorte was a 6-1, 6-4 winner at No. 1. Freshman David Jumes split the first two sets, 7-5, 4-6 at No. 2 and then took the match by winning the super tiebreaker 10-5. Lawrence’s Jeremy Andereck also split the first two sets at No. 3 by the scores of 6-7, 6-0 before winning the super tiebreaker 10-7.

Cornell College 6, Lawrence University 3

Singles competition
1. Brian DeCorte (LU) def. Joseph Gelfand (CC) 6-1, 6-4
2. David Jumes (LU) def. Thomas Weiss (CC) 7-5, 4-6, 1-0 (10-5)
3. Jeremy Andereck (LU) def. Ben Williamson (CC) 6-7, 6-0, 1-0 (10-7)
4. Joseph Reyes (CC) def. Mitch Kasprzyk (LU) 6-1, 6-3
5. Hiro Harada (CC) def. Adam Busch (LU) 6-4, 6-2
6. Nolan Schillerstrom (CC) def. Ethan Perushek (LU) 6-3, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Joseph Gelfand/Thomas Weiss (CC) def. Brian DeCorte/Jeremy Andereck (LU) 8-5
2. Ben Williamson/Joseph Reyes (CC) def. David Jumes/Adam Busch (LU) 8-6
3. Nolan Schillerstrom/Hiro Harada (CC) def. Blake Roubos/Sam Wiener (LU) 8-3

Match Notes:
Lawrence University 4-13
Cornell College 10-12


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