April 29, 2013

Big Red takes third at NCAC Tourney

Denison finished third at the 2013 North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament following a 6-0 victory over Wittenberg on Sunday evening.

The Big Red logged a trio of dominant wins in doubles play to take a 3-0 lead over the Tigers.  Grant Veltman and Shankar Rajupet doubled up Sasha Topolyanaskiy and Sam Wilke at No. 1 doubles, while the teams of Casey Cempre and Andrew Marczak, and Jackson O'Gorman-Bean and Jeffrey LoDuca both posted 8-2 victories.

In singles action, Rajupet, Graham Gettel and O'Gorman-Bean all won straight-set decisions at the fourth, fifth and sixth flights, respectively.  Rajupet and Gettel both won with scores of 6-0, 6-1, while O'Gorman-Bean defeated Joe Marra 6-4, 6-0.

Denison ends the season with a 12-7 record.