Hanover College’s men’s tennis team fell at Earlham College, 9-0, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference clash in Richmond, Ind.
Earlham, ranked 10th in the Central Region, swept all three doubles matches and each of the six singles matches.
Sophomore Reid Clark (Greenfield, Ind.) lost to Earlham’s Anton Bartashevich, 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles. Junior Brian Clark (Greenfield, Ind.) fell to Phillip Locklear, 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2, while senior Jordan Myers dropped a 6-1, 6-1 decision to Hank Levin at No. 3.
The Panthers fell by 6-0, 6-0 scores at Nos. 4-6 singles.
Junior Andrew Laubner (Elkhart, Ind.) and freshman Nathan Jones (Richmond, Ind.) battled the Quakers’ David Bluestein and Matthew Foster before falling, 8-3, at No. 3 doubles.
With the setback, the Panthers slipped to 3-10 overall and 1-5 in the Heartland Conference. Earlham, meanwhile, raised its record to 12-6 overall and 6-0 in the league.
Published Friday, April 25, 2014