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


March 31, 2012

Bearcat men claim 900 for Rosewell

Newman Results
Dallas Baptist Results

TULSA, Okla. – It was a goal all season and in what was supposed to be a rebuilding season for the Northwest Missouri State men’s tennis team has turned into a historic one. The Bearcats claimed a 5-0 win over Newman Saturday and a 5-0 win from Dallas Baptist propelling head coach Mark Rosewell to career win 900.

The Bearcats finished a solid weekend improving their regular season mark to 12-3. Northwest also ran its winning streak to four matches sweeping all three matches in Tulsa.

The historic win came against regional foe Dallas Baptist. Northwest claimed the 5-0 win from the Patriots after winning all three doubles matches.

The clinching wins came at the No. 2 and No. 5 singles positions as Rafael Bugiga won 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2 singles.

Jasson Harris sealed the win as he won at No. 5 singles, 6-1, 6-0 as well.

The Bearcats made quick work of Newman early Saturday morning to claim a 5-0 win.

Northwest picked up 8-4 wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles and won 8-2 at the No.3 position.

Jason Harris again claimed a quick win in singles winning 6-0, 6-0 at his No. 5 position.

Jose Ortega gave the Bearcats a win setting up the milestone win with a 6-0, 6-2 victory at No. 6 singles.

Northwest will quickly return to the court Sunday afternoon hosting MIAA rival Truman. Two seniors will be honored at Frank Grube Courts at 12:45 p.m. with tennis action beginning at 2 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