Tennis

 
March 28, 2014

Cowboys Win Third Straight

SEGUIN, Texas  — Hardin-Simmons' men's tennis team defeated old American Southwest Conference foe Texas Lutheran 7-2 in non-conference action at the TLU Varsity Courts in Seguin.

The Cowboys swept through doubles with 8-6, 8-3 and 8-5 wins to take control of the match.

Erich Bein at No. 1 and Jordan Wilson at No. 4 singles each won in straight sets. Sam May and Nathan Chavez each battled back after dropping the first set to win tough three-setters.

HSU won its third straight match to improve to 5-8. Texas Lutheran is now 6-3 on the year. HSU will play at Schreiner and Trinity on Saturday.

Hardin-Simmons 7, Texas Lutheran 2

Singles

1. Erich Bein (HSU) def. Sanio Dizdarevic, 6-1, 6-1

2. Gunner Robison (TLU) def. Michael McCullough, 6-3, 6-0

3. Nathan Chavez (HSU) def. Kyle Thompson, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3

4. Sam May (HSU) def. Ryan Beene, 3-6, 7-5, 6-1

5. Jordan Wilson (HSU) def. Greg Nelson, 6-3, 7-5

6. Eric Beckenbach (TLU) def. Andrew Eurek, 6-7, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)

Doubles

1. Bein/Chavez (HSU) def. Dizdarevic/Robison, 8-6

2. McCullough/May (HSU) def. Nelson/Beckenbach, 8-3

3. Wilson/Eurek (HSU) def. Henry Moon/Thompson, 8-5

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