Men's Tennis

    MacTaggart Ties Record in Sweep of Vincennes

    Go Hoosiers! Senior Josh MacTaggart now holds the IU records for both singles victories and doubles victories.
    Go Hoosiers!
    Senior Josh MacTaggart now holds the IU records for both singles victories and doubles victories.
    Go Hoosiers!

    April 21, 2013

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    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana men's tennis (17-13, 6-5) closed out the regular season with a 7-0 sweep of Vincennes. Senior Josh MacTaggart tallied career doubles victory 102 in his final regular season match, to tie the all-time IU record for doubles wins. Senior Isade Juneau tallied singles win number 100 in the match as well, becoming IU's fourth 100-match winner all-time.

    In doubles, Dimitrije Tasic and Chris Essick defeated A.J. Steiner and Chris Holcomb 8-0 at number three, MacTaggart and Alekzander Davila defeated Garrett Mandrell and Harsha Manjunath 8-3 at number two, and Isade Juneau and Sam Monette won 8-4 over Erick Bermudez and Warren Kuhn at number one. MacTaggart's 102nd doubles victory ties him with Jeremy Langer for most in school history.

    In singles, MacTaggart won 6-2, 6-3 over Kuhn at number one. Juneau won 6-1, 6-0 over Bermudez at number two, and Tasic took down Garrett Mandrell 6-1, 6-1 at number three. Essick won 6-1, 6-1 over Majunath at four, Elliott Yee won 6-2, 6-0 over Holcomb at five, and Davila won 6-0, 6-1 over Steiner at number six.

    Juneau's victory is the 100th singles win of his career, making him the fourth Hoosier all-time in the century club. He joins MacTaggart and Sven and Gunner Salumaa at the top of the all-time list.

    The Hoosiers are the six-seed in the Big Ten Tournament and will play 11-seed Penn State on Thursday and 4 p.m. ET in Columbus, Ohio. For complete coverage of all things IU men's tennis, stay tuned to IUHoosiers.com.

     

     

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