Current and former HU tennis players square-off

FOR RELEASE
2011-04-16
/uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/Athletics/1 alumni.JPGHuntington, Ind. - The HU men’s tennis team hosted their first Forester alumni match on Saturday at the Wildwood Racquet Club. The current team outlasted the alumni 6-3.

“It was a great experience for our current players to connect with former players and find their place in our team history,” commented Coach Ferguson.

After some competitive tennis, the current players and alumni swapped stories over dinner. Assistant coach, Gonzalo Vivas, organized the event. For more information, you can contact him at vivas.paolo@hotmail.com.

Singles Recap: /uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/Athletics/2 alumni.JPG
Vlad Khudziy def. Galen Mast (1995) 8-5
Augusto Velez def. Gonzalo Vivas 2010) 8-4
Peter Kitchen (1995) def. Jose Hungria 9-8 (9-7)
Dan Claghorn (1997) def. Martin Vivas 8-3
Jameel Brenneman def. Ben Eggleston (2004) 8-0
Jon Brenneman def. Mitchell McDonald (2009) 8-6

Doubles Recap: /uploadedImages/News/News_Release_Images/Athletics/3 alumin.JPG
Khudziy/Velez def. Mast/G. Vivas 8-6
Ja. Brenneman/Hungria def. Kitchen/Claghorn 8-4
Jo. Brenneman/M. Vivas def. McDonald/Cable (2010) 8-4
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 173 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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