March 31, 2009

Grove City rolls past Allegheny

GROVE CITY, Pa. -- The Grove City College men's tennis team improved to 6-2 overall Tuesday afternoon by earning a 6-3 win over visiting Allegheny (5-2) in non-conference action at the Grove City College Courts.

Grove City won five of the six singles matches to earn the victory. It is Grove City's third straight win overall. It is also the Wolverines' first win over Allegheny since an 8-1 triumph April 15, 2003.

Grove City will host Case Western Reserve Wednesday at 4 p.m. in non-conference action.

Grove City vs. Allegheny

Position Grove City's Lineup Allegheny Grove City Result 
First Singles Ricky Garrett (So., Rocky River, Ohio/Rocky River) Matt Chiricosta Lost 6-1, 6-2
Second Singles Peter Davis (Jr., Indianapolis, Ind./Heritage Christian) Evan Gordon Won 6-2, 6-7, 6-1
Third Singles Jeremy Dwyer (Sr., Duncansville, Pa./Hollidaysburg) Zach Kerosky Won 6-3, 6-7, 6-3
Fourth Singles Marc Mentzer (So, Lancaster, Pa./Manheim Township) Jake Allmaras Won 6-2, 6-3
Fifth Singles Kyle Johnson (Sr., Arlington Heights, Ill./St. Viator) Ben Hurtuk Won 6-4, 6-1
Sixth Singles Scott Yanak (Fr., Pittsburgh, Pa./Upper St. Clair) Eric Roginek Won 3-6, 6-2, 6-4
First Doubles John Moyer (Sr., Pittsburgh, Pa./Shady Side Academy)/
Chiricosta/Hurtuk Lost 8-6
Second Doubles Davis/Garrett Gordon/Allmaras Won 8-5
Third Doubles Dwyer/Bill DeRocha (Jr., Port Huron, Mich./Port Huron Northern) Roginek/Kerosky Lost 8-3

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