Wolverines fall 6-3

ALLIANCE, OH, March 27, 2000--Mount Union (7-2) dealt Grove City (1-1) its first loss of the spring Monday, winning 6-3 in Alliance, OH.

The Wolverines' Dan Barber and R.C. Phinney won at first and second singles, respectively, and teamed up to take first doubles.  

The host Purple Raiders opened their season in Hilton Head, South Carolina where they went 4-0.

Match Wolverine Starting Line-up Result
First singles Dan Barber (Binghamton, NY/Binghamton) Won 6-1, 6-0 
Second singles R.C. Phinney (Geneva, OH/Geneva) Won 6-4, 2-6, 6-3
Third singles Keith Petrie (Frederick, MD/Gov. Thomas Johnson) Lost 1-6, 6-7 (3)
Fourth singles Nick Zapf (Pittsburgh, PA/Thomas Jefferson) Lost 1-6, 0-6
Fifth singles Sam Mueller (Honeoye Falls, NY/Honeoye Falls) Lost 4-6, 0-6
Sixth singles Mark Pyle (Cincinnati, OH/Finneytown) Lost 6-7 (6), 4-6 
First doubles Barber/Phinney Won 4-6, 7-5, 6-3
Second doubles Zapf/Petrie Lost 0-6, 5-7
Third doubles Mueller/Chris Spiker (Grove City, PA/Grove City) Lost 2-6, 1-6

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