DePaul Men's Tennis Caps Weekend in Corpus Christi
March 2, 2013
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - DePaul men's tennis completed its weekend trip to the HEB Tournament of Champions on Saturday with a 4-1 loss to Western Michigan in the seventh-place match of the event.
With the loss, the Blue Demons drop to 3-9 overall. The Broncos went to 9-7 in dual play with the win.
Sten Leusinkwas the standout player in what was DePaul's tightest loss of the weekend - four singles matches reached a third set and one doubles contest went to a tiebreaker.
Leusink didn't need extra frames in his singles match, as he dominated at the third position with a win over WMU's Aaron Wong, 6-1, 6-1.
Also playing at third doubles with junior Filip Dzanko, Leusink had a hand in an 8-1 victory against the Broncos' Stephen Payne and Jim Beckwith.
The team will compete out west again next weekend, travelling to Albuquerque, N.M. for a Friday match against New Mexico. First serve is set for 1:00 p.m. CT.
Western Michigan 4, DePaul 1
1. Nadin Indre (WMU) vs. Filip Dzanko (D) 6-4, 4-6, 0-3, unf.
1. Indre/Greiner (WMU) def. Hambach/Feilzer (D) 8-6