bluffton 6, anderson 3
Tennis team beats Anderson
By Dan Crider, SID Intern
April 7, 2004
BLUFFTON, OHIO - The Bluffton College men's tennis team (5-3, 3-1 HCAC) defeated Anderson University by a final score of 6-3 on Wednesday.
Seniors Kyle Sprunger (Berne, Ind./South Adams) and Brad Boyles (Berne, Ind/South Adams) continued their winning ways at the the #2 doubles position as they increased their record to 8-0 on the year with a 8-3 victory. All three of Bluffton's doubles pairings came away with victories on the evening. Sprunger, Boyles, and senior Owen Beck (Archbold/Archbold) all earned singles wins as well. Sophomore Pete Martin (Berne, Ind/South Adams) lost a long a hard-fought match to Anderson's Blake Burke, whom Martin knows well. The two were high school doubles partners at South Adams high schoool.
The Beavers will be back into action Thursday in a Heartland Conference contest against Transylvania. The match is scheduled to start at 4 pm.