TYLER, Texas — Hardin-Simmons saw its 2014 season come to an end with a 5-0 loss to Texas-Tyler in the American Southwest Conference semifinals on Saturday evening at the Summer Tennis Center in Tyler.
Freshman Sam May had won the first set at No. 4 singles and Nathan Chavez was in a tiebreaker in the first set when the match was completed.
The match ended the careers of seniors Bein and McCullough.
HSU finished the year 11-11 and Texas-Tyler improved to 21-3 and will play for the ASC title on Sunday.
Texas-Tyler 5, Hardin-Simmons 0
1. Ramon Martinez (UTT) vs. Erich Bein, 6-3, 2-1, unfinished
2. Daniel Budd (UTT) def. Michael McCullough, 6-2, 6-1
3. Harry Kelleher (UTT) vs. Nathan Chavez, 6-6, unfinished
4. Justin Randell (UTT) vs. Sam May, 5-7, 0-0, unfinished
5. Ryan Spencer (UTT) vs. Jordan Wilson, 6-4, 2-0, unfinished
6. Edward Timponi (UTT) def. Andrew Eurek, 6-1, 6-0
1. Chris Wootton/Harry Kelleher (UTT) def. Nathan Chavez/Erich Bein, 9-7
2. Ryan Spencer/Daniel Budd (UTT) def. Sam May/Michael McCullough, 8-2
3. Ramon Martinez/Justin Randell (UTT) def. Jordan Wilson/Andrew Eurek, 8-2
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