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Men's Tennis Captures GLIAC Victory on Senior Day Saturday

Men's Tennis Captures GLIAC Victory on Senior Day Saturday
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Men's Tennis Captures GLIAC Victory on Senior Day Saturday

PARK FOREST, Ill.-- The Purdue University Northwest men’s tennis team picked up a huge Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory against Michigan Tech, 5-2, at Park Forest Tennis and Fitness Club Saturday afternoon. 

The Pride were able to sweep the Huskies in doubles. Senior Moritz Gisy (Duesseldorf, Germany) and freshman Gregory Kvint (Philadelphia, Penn./Lower Moreland) defeated Michigan Tech's Mario Neto and Siddhesh Mahadeshwar at No. 1 doubles, 6-2.

Sophomores Leon Kah (Munich, Germany) and Dru Kennedy (LaPorte, Ind./LaPorte) get the victory at the No. 2 spot against Nico Caviglia and Ignacio Carbajosa 6-2. Junior Jonluke Passett (Orland Park, Ill./Carl Sandberg) and senior Mauricio Villacres (Guayaquil, Ecuador) were able to complete the sweep with a score of 6-3 against Juan Felipe Chica and Nathan Sodini. 

Gisy gets the victory at No. 1 singles on his senior day against Michigan Tech's Mario Neto, 7-6, 6-3. Kah won at the No. 2 singles against Nico Caviglia 6-1, 6-0.

Kvint defeated Ignacio Carbajosa in three sets at No. 3 singles 5-7, 6-1, 6-1. Villacres was able to get the victory at the No. 5 singles against MTU's Juan Felipe Chica in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2. 

PNW is back at it tomorrow against Lake Superior State at Park Forest Tennis and Fitness Club starting at 10 a.m. CT.

04/06/2019
Park Forest, Ill. (Park Forest Fitness) 
SINGLES -- 1. Moritz Gisy (PNWMT) def. Mario Neto (MTUM) 7-6, 6-3; 2. Leon Kah (PNWMT) def. Nico Caviglia (MTUM) 6-1, 6-0; 3. Gregory Kvint (PNWMT) def. Ignacio Carbajosa (MTUM) 5-7, 6-1, 6-1; 4. Siddhesh Mahadeshwar (MTUM) def. Jonluke Passett (PNWMT) 6-2, 6-4; 5. Mauricio Villacres (PNWMT) def. Juan Felipe Chica (MTUM) 6-3, 6-2; 6. Nathan Sodini (MTUM) def. Dru Kennedy (PNWMT) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3.

DOUBLES -- 1. Moritz Gisy/Gregory Kvint (PNWMT) def. Mario Neto/Siddhesh Mahadeshwar (MTUM) 6-2; 2. Leon Kah/Dru Kennedy (PNWMT) def. Nico Caviglia/Ignacio Carbajosa (MTUM) 6-2; 3. Jonluke Passett/ Mauricio Villacres (PNWMT) def. Juan Felipe Chica/Nathan Sodini (MTUM) 6-3.