This website is best viewed in a browser that supports web standards.

Skip to content or, if you would rather, Skip to navigation.

Northwest Bearcats

Press Release

April 2, 2010

Bearcats Drop MIAA Opener to Southwest Baptist

Box Score

BOLIVAR,Mo.-The 26th-ranked Northwest Missouri State men's tennis team lost its MIAA opener Thursday afternoon to No. 31 Southwest Baptist 5-3. Northwest falls to 11-4 overall on the year.

Northwest had just one victory in singles competition on the day as Calvin Patterson defeated Jorge Palacios 7-5, 6-3. Northwest's number one singles player Malcolm Harrison was defeated for the first time this season, losing to 30th-ranked Marton Zsiga 6-7 (0-7), 6-2 and 4-6.

The Bearcats would take two-of-three in the doubles competition as Ryan Westerhof and Vijit Sehgal defeated Brandon Finerty and Jorge Margiotta 8-5. Patterson and Felipe Gennari picked up the second doubles victory for Northwest winning 8-3 over Tyler Welch and Palacios.

Northwest will take the court again on April 7 as the Bearcats travel to Topeka, Kan., for a match-up with Washburn at 3 p.m.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

Northwest Athletics
Lamkin Activity Center | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468