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Men's Tennis - Sat, Apr. 22, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS - The Marian men's tennis team closed the regular seaosn with a 7-2 win over Indiana Tech at Community Healthplex in Indianapolis. The Knights finish 16-9 overall.

Marian gained an early advantage in doubles by taking two out of three matches. Danny Albert and Nathan Bogle pulled out an 8-6 win at No. 1, while Marty Pochop and Ian Deiters won 8-3 at No. 2. Alex Wittenbaum and Kirby Tobin lost 8-2 at No. 3.

Marian carried the momentum into singles play, winning the first five matches. Bogle won 6-4, 6-2 at No. 2 before Pochop won 6-0, 6-2 at No. 1. Albert then clinched the match for the Knights with a 6-3, 6-3 win at No. 3, while Deiters won 7-6(7), 6-3 at No. 5 and Wittenbaum won 4-6, 7-5(10-4) at No. 4. Tobin was defeated 6-3, 6-1 at No. 6. 

The Knights will now prepare for the NAIA National Tournament May 16-20 in Mobile, Alabama.

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