Category: Men’s Tennis

Vikings roll to shutout victory over Marian

APPLETON, Wis. — The Lawrence University men’s tennis team rolled to a 9-0 nonconference victory Tuesday over Marian University at Fox Cities Racquet Club.

The Vikings got off to a great start and dropped only two games in the three doubles matches. David Jumes and Bill Schuman-Kline posted an 8-0 victory at No. 1 doubles.

Lawrence (6-6) swept through the singles matches and posted a trio of 6-0, 6-0 victories. Jumes didn’t drop a game at No. 1 singles, and Connor Maloney at No. 3 and Kieran Laursen at No. 5 were also perfect.

Marian dropped to 2-2 on the season.

Lawrence University 9, Marian University 0

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Schwoerer, Patrick (MU) 6-0, 6-0
2. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Roe, Danny (MU) 6-1, 6-3
3. Connor Maloney (LU) def. Braswell, Spencer (MU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Aidan Delgado (LU) def. Ruis, Brandon (MU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Kieran Laursen (LU) def. Biffert, Ryan (MU) 6-0, 6-0
6. Yang Zhao (LU) def. Stanczyk, Zachary (MU) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Schwoerer, Patrick/Braswell, Spencer (MU) 8-0
2. Connor Maloney/David Brooker (LU) def. Ruis, Brandon/Roe, Danny (MU) 8-1
3. Cade Francour/Andrea Arrivela (LU) def. Biffert, Ryan/Paulson, Coy (MU) 8-1

Lawrence rolls to victory over Bluejays

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Lawrence University men’s tennis team rolled to an 8-1 nonconference victory over Elmhurst College on Wednesday.

The Vikings started the day by sweeping the three doubles matches and went on to take five of the six singles matches.

The No. 1 doubles team of David Jumes and Bill Schuman-Kline won 8-3, and the Vikings switched up the Nos. 2 and 3 teams. Connor Maloney and David Brooker won 8-3 at No. 2 and Cade Francour and Aidan Delgado won 8-2.

In singles play, Jumes won at No. 1, Schuman-Kline won at No. 2, Maloney was a winner at No. 3, Francour won at No. 4 and Delgado was a winner at No. 5.

Lawrence University 8, Elmhurst College 1

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Endicott, Kyle (ELMHURST) 6-1, 6-4
2. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Fulmer, Brandon (ELMHURST) 6-0, 7-5
3. Connor Maloney (LU) def. Lindquist, Jackson (ELMHURST) 6-1, 6-4
4. Cade Francour (LU) def. Osburn, Kevin (ELMHURST) 6-3, 1-6, 1-0 (10-7)
5. Aidan Delgado (LU) def. O’Connell, Grant (ELMHURST) 6-1, 6-0
6. Wilson, David (ELMHURST) def. Izaya Turenne (LU) 3-6, 7-5, 1-0 (11-9)

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Endicott, Kyle/Lindquist, Jackson (ELMHURST) 8-3
2. Connor Maloney/David Brooker (LU) def. Fulmer, Brandon/Osburn, Kevin (ELMHURST) 8-5
3. Cade Francour/Aidan Delgado (LU) def. O’Connell, Grant/Wilson, David (ELMHURST) 8-2

Schuman-Kline collects pair of wins as Vikings fall to Calvin

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Calvin College men’s tennis team topped Lawrence University 7-2 on Tuesday during the Vikings’ spring break trip.

Bill Schuman-Kline picked up the lone singles win for the Vikings as he beat David Brown 6-2, 2-6, 1-0, winning 10-8 in the supertiebreaker. Schuman-Kline teamed with David Jumes for an 8-4 victory at No. 1 doubles.

Calvin College 7, Lawrence University 2

Singles competition
1. Rodrigo C.V. Guzman (CALVIN) def. David Jumes (LU) 7-5, 6-3
2. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. David Brown (CALVIN) 6-2, 2-6, 1-0 (10-8)
3. Matt VanWinkle (CALVIN) def. Connor Maloney (LU) 6-7, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)
4. Taylor Asfour (CALVIN) def. Cade Francour (LU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Jason Wolters (CALVIN) def. Aidan Delgado (LU) 6-2, 6-4
6. Anthony Vroon (CALVIN) def. Izaya Turenne (LU) 6-0, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Matt VanWinkle/Taylor Asfour (CALVIN) 8-4
2. Rodrigo C.V. Guzman/David Brown (CALVIN) def. Izaya Turenne/David Brooker (LU) 8-0
3. Jason Wolters/Anthony Vroon (CALVIN) def. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) 8-3

Jumes collects pair of wins but Vikings fall to Hamline

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Hamline University men’s tennis team swept the Nos. 2-6 singles matches to record a 7-2 nonconference win over Lawrence University on Sunday.

The Pipers had no answer for Lawrence’s David Jumes, who won both of his matches. Jumes posted a 6-0, 6-3 victory at No. 1 singles and teamed with Bill Schuman-Kline for a 9-8 victory at No. 1 doubles.

Hamline University 7, Lawrence University 2

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. David Yanagita (HU) 6-0, 6-3
2. Brandon Kuether (HU) def. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 2-6, 6-0, 1-0 (10-7)
3. Cody Jahrig (HU) def. Connor Maloney (LU) 6-1, 6-1
4. Matt Seracki (HU) def. Cade Francour (LU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Gabirel Guarin (HU) def. Aidan Delgado (LU) 7-6, 6-0
6. Ben Klimek (HU) def. Izaya Turenne (LU) 6-2, 6-7, 1-0 (10-3)

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Mark Johnson/Matt Seracki (HU) 9-8
2. Gabirel Guarin/Ben Klimek (HU) def. Izaya Turenne/David Brooker (LU) 8-3
3. David Yanagita/Cody Jahrig (HU) def. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) 8-3

Lawrence silences the Thunder

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Lawrence University men’s tennis team won five of six singles matches Friday to take a 6-3 nonconference victory over Trine University.

It was the first match of the Vikings’ spring break trip.

Lawrence (4-4) trailed 2-1 after the doubles competition after picking up an 8-6 victory from the No. 3 team of Connor Maloney and Cade Francour.

Lawrence won the top three singles matches and then took wins at Nos. 5 and 6. David Jumes at No. 1 and Aidan Delgado at No. 5 both won in straight sets.

Bill Schuman-Kline at No. 2, Maloney at No. 3 and Izaya Turenne at No. 6 all split the first two sets, but all three Lawrence players won the supertiebreaker to capture the match.

The Thunder falls  to 4-5 on the season.

Lawrence University 6, Trine University 3

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Spenser Gilbert (TRINE) 6-2, 6-3
2. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Judson Quinn (TRINE) 6-1, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7)
3. Connor Maloney (LU) def. Victor Flynn (TRINE) 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7)
4. Garrett Baysinger (TRINE) def. Cade Francour (LU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Aidan Delgado (LU) def. Tyler Davis (TRINE) 6-3, 6-3
6. Izaya Turenne (LU) def. Blake Trusty (TRINE) 6-0, 2-6, 1-0 (10-8)

Doubles competition
1. Judson Quinn/Victor Flynn (TRINE) def. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 8-6
2. Blake Trusty/Jacob Weiss (TRINE) def. David Brooker/Izaya Turenne (LU) 8-3
3. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) def. Spenser Gilbert/Bryce Hernly (TRINE) 8-6

Vikings roll to win over Dubuque

DUBUQUE, Iowa — The Lawrence University men’s tennis team got strong performances up and down the lineup in a 7-2 nonconference win at the University of Dubuque on Saturday.

Lawrence (3-4) raced out to a 3-0 lead after the doubles on its way to handing Dubuque (5-1) its first loss of the season.

The Vikings won all three doubles matches by identical 8-1 scores and then swept the Nos. 3-6 singles matches. Connor Maloney (No. 3), Cade Francour (No. 4), Izaya Turenne (No. 5) and Kieran Laursen (No. 6) were all singles winners for Lawrence.

Lawrence University 7, University of Dubuque 2

Singles competition
1. Matthew Sablay (DBQ) def. David Jumes (LU) 6-0, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7)
2. Ranfer Hernandez (DBQ) def. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-7)
3. Connor Maloney (LU) def. Jared Juhn (DBQ) 6-3, 6-3
4. Cade Francour (LU) def. Jordan Hill (DBQ) 6-4, 6-2
5. Izaya Turenne (LU) def. Zebulon Hill (DBQ) 6-0, 6-2
6. Kieran Laursen (LU) def. Alvaro Blanco (DBQ) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Matthew Sablay/Ranfer Hernandez (DBQ) 8-1
2. Izaya Turenne/David Brooker (LU) def. Jared Juhn/Alvaro Blanco (DBQ) 8-1
3. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) def. Jordan Hill/Zebulon Hill (DBQ) 8-1

Jumes lone winner for Vikings against Blugolds

DUBUQUE, Iowa — David Jumes was the lone winner for the Lawrence University men’s tennis team in an 8-1 nonconference defeat to UW-Eau Claire on Saturday.

Jumes posted a 7-6, 6-2 victory over Michael Mauthe at No. 1 singles. Jumes and No. 1 doubles partner Bill Schuman-Kline also absorbed a tough 8-6 defeat in doubles.

UW-Eau Claire 8, Lawrence University 1

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Michael Mauthe (UWEC) 7-6, 6-2
2. Andrew Dahl (UWEC) def. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Daniel Schoen (UWEC) def. Connor Maloney (LU) 6-2, 6-3
4. Conrad Felton (UWEC) def. Aidan Delgado (LU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Zach Janssen (UWEC) def. Cade Francour (LU) 6-0, 6-0
6. August Badura (UWEC) def. Kieran Laursen (LU) 6-3, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Michael Mauthe/Andrew Dahl (UWEC) def. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 8-6
2. Will Weyenberg/Daniel Schoen (UWEC) def. David Brooker/Izaya Turenne (LU) 8-1
3. Conrad Felton/Zach Janssen (UWEC) def. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) 8-2

Cardinals rally to top Lawrence

APPLETON, Wis. — The Saint Mary’s (Minn.) University men’s tennis team won five of six singles matches Monday night to pull out a 6-3 nonconference victory over Lawrence University at Fox Cities Racquet Club.

The Vikings took a 2-1 lead after the doubles play as David Jumes and Bill Schuman-Kline won at No. 1 and Connor Maloney and Cade Francour won at No. 3.

Jumes was a straight-sets winner at No. 1, but the Vikings lost three super-tiebreakers in the five remaining singles matches.

Saint Mary’s University 6, Lawrence University 3

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Brenden Amiotte (SMU) 6-3, 6-3
2. Brett Giesen (SMU) def. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) 6-4, 3-6, 1-0 (10-1)
3. Bobby Tiedeman (SMU) def. Connor Maloney (LU) 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7)
4. Andrew Johnson (SMU) def. Izaya Turenne (LU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Alex Zuzek (SMU) def. Cade Francour (LU) 1-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)
6. Ryan Hippman (SMU) def. David Brooker (LU) 6-4, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Alex Holm/Andrew Johnson (SMU) 8-3
2. Brenden Amiotte/Bobby Tiedeman (SMU) def. Izaya Turenne/David Brooker (LU) 8-2
3. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) def. Alex Zuzek/Robbie Sobczak (SMU) 8-6

Vikings nearly perfect in victory over Lakeland

APPLETON, Wis. — The Lawrence University men’s tennis team dropped just one game en route to a 9-0 nonconference rout of Lakeland University on Saturday night at Fox Cities Racquet Club.

Lawrence (2-2) won all six singles matches by identical 6-0, 6-0 scores. The Vikings dropped just one game in doubles and picked up a pair of 8-0 victories.

Andrea Arrivela picked up his first collegiate victory as he teamed with David Brooker for an 8-0 win at No. 3 doubles. Kieran Laursen got his first win of the season as he stopped Bill Behrmann 6-0, 6-0 at No. 6 singles.

Lawrence University 9, Lakeland University 0

Singles competition
1. David Jumes (LU) def. Jared Nummerdor (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0
2. Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Nick Lange (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0
3. Connor Maloney (LU) def. Andrew L’Empereur (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0
4. Izaya Turenne (LU) def. Kenichi Yamamoto (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0
5. Cade Francour (LU) def. TJ Corona (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0
6. Kieran Laursen (LU) def. Bill Behrmann (LAKE) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. David Jumes/Bill Schuman-Kline (LU) def. Jared Nummerdor/Kenichi Yamamoto (LAKE) 8-0
2. Connor Maloney/Cade Francour (LU) def. Nick Lange/Andrew L’Empereur (LAKE) 8-1
3. David Brooker/Andrea Arrivela (LU) def. Bill Behrmann/Dylan Skewis (LAKE) 8-0

The Week Ahead: February 20-26

APPLETON, Wis. — The Lawrence University track and field teams and fencing squads compete in their conference championships this weekend.

The Lawrence thinclads head to Jacksonville, Ill., for the Midwest Conference Championships on Friday and Saturday looking to bring home some individual titles. The Lawrence fencers are off to Columbus, Ohio, for the Midwest Fencing Conference Championships at Ohio State.

TRACK AND FIELD

Event: Midwest Conference Championships

When and Where: Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, King Field House, Jacksonville, Ill. Competition begins Friday at 1 p.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m.

Webcast: Midwest Conference Championships

Fast Fact: The Vikings have several title contenders, led by distance standouts Josh Janusiak and Joe Kortenhof. Look for a pair of rookies, Will Nichols and Noah Shea, to have a big impact as well. Nichols, fresh off breaking the school record in the 200 meters, will compete in multiple events, and Shea is one of the league’s top triple jumpers.

MEN’S TENNIS (1-2)

Opponent: Lawrence vs. Lakeland (0-0)

When and Where: Saturday, Feb. 25, 7 p.m., Fox Cities Racquet Club.

Webcast: None.

Fast Fact: The Vikings look to snap a two-match losing skid after falling to UW-La Crosse and Concordia Wisconsin. Bill Schuman-Kline remains unbeaten in singles on young season as he improved to 3-0 at No. 2.

FENCING

Event: Midwest Fencing Conference Championships

When and Where: Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 25-26, all day, French Field House, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Webcast: None.

Fast Fact: The Vikings are looking to improve on their combined fourth-place finish at the 2016 MFC Championships. The men grabbed second place last season, and the women were fifth. The top returning individual finishers for the Vikings are Nathan Schlesinger, who was sixth in foil, and Natalie Hagopian, who took 12th in foil.