April 20, 2010

Pipers sweep North Central

The Pipers opened the match by sweeping the doubles matches, starting with David Croonquist (Fy., North Oaks, Minn.) and Robert Becker (So., Minnetonka, Minn.) winning 8-0 at first doubles.

Bernard Mitambo (So., Minneapolis, Minn.) and Kyle Helgemoe (Jr., Lakeville, Minn.) won 8-5 at second doubles while Dan Cromwell (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) and Mickey Witt (Fy., Lakeville, Minn.) won at third doubles, 8-1.

Croonquist (first singles), Helgemoe (third singles), and Brendan FitzPatrick (sixth singles, So., White Bear Lake, Minn.) all won their singles matches 6-0, 6-0.

Mitambo won at second (6-0, 6-1), Sam Teitelbaum (So., Afton, Minn.) won at fourth (6-0, 6-1), and Andrew Lutz (So., Circle Pines, Minn.) won at fifth (6-1, 6-0) singles.

Hamline improves to 8-7 overall. The Pipers play at Macalester on Friday, April 23, at 6:00 p.m.