Men's Tennis Ends Season With A Win
May 17, 2007
The men's tennis team ended its season on a good note with a 5-1 win over Gustavus Adolphus (29-9) in the NCAA consolation match. The Panthers finish their season with an impressive 22-2 record, tying the school record for wins.
The Panthers swept all three doubles matches, taking a 3-0 lead early. Kevin Bergesen and Andrew Thompson were 8-1 winners at #2, Alex Scott and George Mayer defeated the second-ranked team in the country 8-4, while Filip Marinkovic and Conrad Olson were 9-7 winners in the third slot.
The lead grew to 4-0 as Thompson won 6-2, 6-2 at #5. Scott lost 6-2, 6-4 at #1, before Bergesen sealed the match with a 6-4, 6-2 win at #4.
Olson, Mayer and Marinkovic had all taken the first set of their matches before the contest ended.