Thunder Swept by Otterbein

Thunder Swept by Otterbein

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Trine University men's tennis team ran into a strong foe in Otterbein University and fell by 9-0.

The Thunder were unable to get anything going during the doubles portion of the contest losing all three. The team came closest to a victory in the No. 1 match where senior Blake Trusty (Fremont, Ind. / Fremont) and freshman Evan Trusty (Fremont, Ind. / Fremont) dropped the match 8-6.

The Cardinals pulled away in the singles portion. Evan Trusty once again turned in one of the closer matches, dropping the No. 5 match 6-3, 7-5. Sophomore Isaac Everitt (Scottsburg, Ind. / Scottsburg) also turned in a good performance in the No. 4 match falling 7-5, 6-4.

Trine falls to 5-4 following the loss. They will take on Carthage College tomorrow, March 7 in their final spring break contest, starting at 11:30 am.