After being swept in doubles , the Forester men's tennis
team battle in singles to claim three wins but come up short 6-3 against the Yellow Jackets of Cedarville University.
Gonzalo Vivas made his presence known right away blanking his opponent in the first set before winning the second set in a tiebreaker to win at #1 singles. The highlight of the day came at #3 and #4 singles. Playing at the three spot, Jameel Brenneman played a smart match against a very good player, Dan Adriansen, to win 6-4, 6-4. At #4, Jon Brenneman took the first set in a tiebreaker and then dropped the second set before storming back to win the third set 6-4.
"Jon Brenneman is what I call a grinder-type player," said Coach Ferguson. "He plays hard on every point, never quits and the longer the match goes, the better his chances are to come out on top."
#1 – Gonzalo Vivas def. A. Niemic 6-0, 7-5
#2 – B. Ederhard def. Martin Vivas 6-1, 6-3
#3 – Jameel Brenneman def. D. Adreiansen 6-4, 6-4
#4 – Jon Brenneman def. K. Deboer 7-6, 2-6, 6-4
#5 – C. Speicher def. Matt Cable 6-1, 6-2
#6 – K. Kirby def. Paul Hageman 6-0, 6-0
#1 – Niemic/Speicher def. Vivas/Vivas 8-5
#2 – Ederhard/Deboer def. Brenneman/Brenneman 8-1
#3 – Kirby/Z. Rost def. McDonald/Hart 8-5