March 6, 2009
Wolverines open with win
ERIE, Pa. -- The Grove City College men's tennis team opened the 2009 spring season Friday evening with a 9-0 victory over host Penn State Behrend at the Westwood Club. It is Grove City's third straight season-opening victory.
Grove City (1-0) dropped just one set in the six singles matches and also surrendered a mere six games in sweeping the doubles matches.
The Wolverines will visit Saint Vincent next Wednesday afternoon in a matchup of Presidents' Athletic Conference members.
Grove City at Penn State Behrend
|Position||Grove City's Lineup||Penn St. Behrend||Grove City Result|
|First Singles||John Moyer (Sr., Pittsburgh, Pa./Shady Side Academy)||Elliot Blackstone||Won 0-6, 7-6, 10-8|
|Second Singles||Ricky Garrett (So., Rocky River, Ohio/Rocky River)||Shane Mosier||Won 6-0, 6-2|
|Third Singles||Peter Davis (Jr., Indianapolis, Ind./Heritage Christian)||Jon Henderson||Won 6-0, 7-6|
|Fourth Singles||Kyle Johnson (Sr., Arlington Heights, Ill./St. Viator)||James Getty||Won 6-1, 6-3|
|Fifth Singles||Scott Yanak (Fr., Pittsburgh, Pa./Upper St. Clair)||Peter Bissert||Won 6-2, 6-1|
|Sixth Singles||Bill Derocha (Jr., Port Huron, Mich./Port Huron Northern)||Brad Nagel||Won 6-3, 6-0|
|First Doubles||Moyer/Johnson||Blackstone/Henderson||Won 8-4|
|Second Doubles||Davis/Garrett||Getty/Kaleta||Won 8-1|
|Third Doubles||Derocha/Jon Pombo (Sr., Marietta, Pa./Donegal)||
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