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Men's Tennis - Sat, Aug. 26, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS - The Marian men's tennis team hosted the MU Doubles Tournament Saturday and Nathan Bogle and Ian Deiters led the Knights with a win in the A flight. It was the first competition of the season for Marian.

Bogle and Deiters started the day with an 8-2 win over Jan Horstkoetter and Stijn Bremer of Lawrence Tech before picking up an 8-6 win over Danila Kourkoulin and Uros Pajic of Grace in the semifinals. In the championship, Bogle and Deiters won 8-3 over Lawrence Tech's Javier Alvarez and Robert Saitov.

Also in the A flight, Alex Wittenbaum and Nick Marroquin fell to IU-Southeast's Garrett Fensier and Bradley Cross, but bounced back with a 9-7 win over Jordan Andrews and Jay Stanchin of St. Francis. Horstkoetter and Bremer then defeated Wittenbaum and Marroquin to end the day.

In the B flight, Noah Roberts and Max Ismoilov lost to Austin Overlander and Tony Tomeh and dropped their final two matches of the day. In the C flight, Eric Blessing and Turner Lesnick lost their first two matches of the day before winning 8-5 over Reggie Garret and Jake Garrett in the seventh-place match.

The Knights open Crossroads League play Wednesday at Huntington at 4 p.m.

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