HILTON HEAD, S.C. - The Westminster College men's tennis team won, 9-0, against non-conference opponent Norwich University on Tuesday in Hilton Head, South Carolina.
Westminster (4-3) swept both the singles and doubles competition highlighted by a 6-0, 6-0 win in singles by freshman George Oliver (Pittsburgh, PA / Quaker Valley) and an 8-1 doubles performance by junior Miguel Ascencio (Venitia, PA / Peters Township) and freshman Jimmy Oberlin (Dubois, PA / Dubois Area). Sophomore Noah Weiss (South Park, PA / South Park) made his spring season debut at No. 6 singles, as he earned a 6-1 and 6-3 victory while also earning a doubles victory, with classmate Logan Mannheimer (South Park, PA / South Park), as the pair earned an 8-3 victory.
Junior Alex Georgescu (Hermitage, PA / Hickory) won his singles match in a tie-break at No. 2 singles for the Titans. The junior pairing of Alec Rich (Trafford, PA / Penn-Trafford) and Collin Kelly (McDonald, PA / Canon MacMillan) won at No. 3 doubles by a score of 8-4.
Westminster will be back in action tomorrow when it continues its Spring Break trip with a matchup against Nazareth College.
1. Miguel Ascencio (WES) def. Alexi Gilmore (NORM2020) 6-2, 6-1
2. Alex Georgescu (WES) def. Tim Santy (NORM2020) 4-6, 6-2, 1-0
3. Logan Mannhiermer (WES) def. Noah Stillman (NORM2020) 6-3, 6-2
4. Jimmy Oberlin (WES) def. Tim Birnbaum (NORM2020) 6-1, 6-1
5. George Oliver (WES) def. Patrick Bulley (NORM2020) 6-0, 6-0
6. Noah Weiss (WES) def. Drew Kiernan (NORM2020) 6-1, 6-3