Hamline News

February 19, 2010

Pipers sweep Eagles on Friday night

The Pipers swept the doubles matches, starting with David Croonquist (Fy., North Oaks, Minn.) and Robert Becker (So., Minnetonka, Minn.) at first doubles, 8-6. Bernard Mitambo (So., Minneapolis, Minn.) and Sam Teitelbaum (So., Afton, Minn.) won at second doubles, 8-4, while Andrew Lutz (So., Pine City, Minn.) and Dan Cromwell (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) won at third doubles, 8-1.

Croonquist then won at first singles, 6-4, 6-0, to start the singles sweep. Becker won the first set of his second singles match 6-4 before his opponent retired.

Mitambo won at third singles, 6-3, 6-2. Kyle Helgemoe (Jr., Lakeville, Minn.) won at fourth singles, 6-1, 6-2 and Lutz won at fifth singles, 6-2, 6-3.

Teitelbaum won his sixth singles match, 6-0, 6-1, to finish out the sweep.

The Pipers improves to 3-1 overall. They play at Bethany Lutheran on Saturday, February 27, at noon. The match will be played at Owatonna Tennis Center.