March 22, 2014
Wolverines sweep Thomas More in PAC opener
CINCINNATI, Ohio -- The Grove City College men's tennis team started off their 2014 Presidents' Athletic Conference schedule with a strong performance as the Wolverines swept Thomas More 9-0 on Saturday afternoon at the Western Racquet Club.
Juniors Peter Riley (Woodbury, Pa./Northern Bedford) and Colby Beighey (Fombell, Pa./Riverside) earned an 8-3 victory at first doubles for the Wolverines (2-3, 1-0 PAC) while sophomore Jon Graber (Atglen, Pa./Octorara) and junior Chris Collins (West Chester, Pa./Delaware Co. Christian) earned an 8-2 victory at second doubles.
Sophomore Dan Schafhauser (Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown) and freshman Jason Wichert (Collegeville, Pa./Methacton) cruised to an 8-0 win at third doubles.
Riley, Beighey, Graber and Collins each won their matches at first through fourth singles, while freshman Thane Feldeisen (Ann Arbor, Mich./Greenhills) pulled out a hard-fought 10-6 tiebreaker win over the Saints' Ben Millman at fifth singles to preserve the sweep. Schafhauser (Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown) earned his second-straight 6-0, 6-0 victory at sixth singles.
Grove City is scheduled to host non-conference opponent Penn State Behrend on Tuesday.
Grove City at Thomas More
|Position||Grove City's Lineup||Thomas More||Grove City Result|
|First Singles||Peter Riley (Jr., Woodbury, Pa./Northern Bedford)||Sergio Pascual||Won 6-0, 6-1|
|Second Singles||Colby Beighey (Jr., Fombell, Pa./Riverside)||Jared Justice||Won 6-1, 6-0|
|Third Singles||Jon Graber (So., Atglen, Pa./Octorara)||Austin Justice||Won 6-3, 6-4|
|Fourth Singles||Chris Collins (Jr., West Chester, Pa./Del. Co. Christian)||Tim Rice||Won 6-2, 6-0|
|Fifth Singles||Thane Feldeisen (Fr., Ann Arbor, Mich./Greenhills)||Ben Millman||Won 4-6, 6-3, 10-6|
|Sixth Singles||Dan Schafhauser (So., Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown)||Joseph Gil||Won 6-0, 6-0|
|First Doubles||Riley/Beighey||A. Justice/J. Justice||Won 8-3|
|Second Doubles||Graeber/Collins||Pascual/Rice||Won 8-2|
|Third Doubles||Schafhauser/Wichert||Millman/Gil||Won 8-0|
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