Hoosiers Take Knights to School
March 15, 2012
ORLANDO, Fla. - Indiana men's tennis (10-3, No. 21) moved its win streak to four, taking down Central Florida, 5-2. IU won five of six singles matches to take the first true road win of the season.
UCF came out and took home-court advantage to the Hoosiers, winning tight matches at number one and two doubles to claim the doubles point. At number three, Stephen Vogl and Will Kendall took it to the Knights, winning 8-3.
In singles, IU quickly took back control of the match, taking straight-set wins at two, three, four and five. Josh MacTaggart beat Erik Brunskog 6-1, 6-2 at two singles. Jeremy Langer won 6-1, 6-4 over Mitch Thams at three. Vogl knocked off Mario Samson, 6-2, 6-2, at four, and Dimitrije Tasic took down Matthew Gladstone 6-4, 6-3 at five. IU also got a win in three sets from Kendall at six (3-6, 6-3, 6-1) over Joe Delinks. Isade Juneau was the lone Hoosier to fall in singles play, losting to Jorge Blasco after winning the first set 6-3.
Indiana open Big Ten play this week when they pay a visit to the rival Purdue Boilermakers on Wed., March 21. For complete coverage of all things IU men's tennis, stay tuned to IUHoosiers.com.
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