Netters handle Oakland City for first victory

Hanover College’s men’s tennis earned its first victory of the spring with a 7-2 triumph against Oakland City University at the Zeddies Tennis Center.

Hanover notched a pair of wins in doubles play and five in singles action to raise its record to 1-7 overall.

Junior Brian Clark (Greenfield, Ind.) picked up both singles and doubles victories to lead the Panthers’ charge.

Clark defeated Oakland City’s Eduardo Robaski, 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles. He also paired with his brother, sophomore Reid Clark (Greenfield, Ind.), for an 8-1 win at No. 1 doubles against the Oaks’ Derrick Reed and Edilerto Vazquez.

Senior Jordan Myers (Indianapolis, Ind.), sophomore Joshua Ruse (Indianapolis, Ind.) and junior Andrew Laubner (Elkhart, Ind.) each posted singles victories.

Myers earned a 6-0, 5-7, 10-3 win against Reed at No. 3 singles. Ruse recorded a 6-1, 6-0 win against Vazquez at No. 4. Laubner defeated Oakland City’s Kyle Fisher, 6-3, 6-3, at No. 5.

Hanover picked up victories by default at No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles.

Hanover vs. Oakland City results