HU bumped out of MCC tourney

Spring Arbor, Mich. - Looking to pull its second upset of the week, the #5 Forester men’s tennis team came up short, losing 5-0 to top-ranked Spring Arbor University on Thursday afternoon in semifinal action of the MCC tournament.

After sweeping all three doubles matches, the Cougars went on to claim wins at No. 3 and 4 singles to force a stoppage on all other matches. With this win, Spring Arbor advances to the finals against Grace on Saturday.

The Foresters wrap-up their fall season on Wednesday when they host Tiffin University at 4:30 p.m.

Singles Recap
#1 Vlad Khudziy/David Darling – DNF
#2 Augusto Velez/Thomas Calderone – DNF
#3 Aaron Mayes def. Jose Hungria (HU) 6-1, 6-3
#4 Rafael Schuster def. Martin Vivas (HU) 6-3, 6-1
#5 Jameel Brenneman/Andrew DeBruyn – DNF
#6 Jonathan Brenneman/Michael Darling – DNF

Doubles Recap
#1 Calderone/Mayes (SAU) def. Khudziy/Velez 8-2
#2 Schuster/D. Darling def. Hungria/Ja. Brenneman 8-6
#3 M. Darling/Matt Wojtkowski def. Vivas/Steve Blinco 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 187 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. 


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director