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    No. 29 Hoosiers Drop No. 28 Irish, 6-1

    FIGHTING IRISH Sophomore Greg Andrews picked up the lone win for the Irish on Saturday.
    Sophomore Greg Andrews picked up the lone win for the Irish on Saturday.

    Jan. 28, 2012

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    COLUMBUS, Ohio - The No. 28 Notre Dame men's tennis team fell to No. 29 Indiana, 6-1, on day one of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend hosted by No. 3 Ohio State at the Varsity Tennis Center.

    Notre Dame (3-2) will meet No. 44 Cornell in the consolation match at 10 a.m. on Sunday.   

    The lone win for the Irish came at No. 2 singles, as sophomore Greg Andrews continued his torrid pace to open the season, with a straight-set win over Josh MacTaggart, 6-1, 6-4. The reigning BIG EAST Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week is now 5-0 on the year in singles and has won all five matches in straight-sets.

    The Irish opened up in a 1-0 hole after dropping the doubles point. No. 1 duo Niall Fitzgerald and Spencer Talmadge fell to Isade Juneau and Jeremy Langer, 8-5, while the No. 2 doubles team of Greg Andrews and Casey Watt lost to Alastair Barnes and Josh MacTaggart, 8-6.

    In singles action, Watt won the first set, before falling at No. 1 singles to Juneau in three sets, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. At No. 3 singles, No. 74 Sam Keeton lost to Jeremy Langer in straight sets, 7-6, 6-0, and Fitzgerald lost in straight sets to Stephen Vogl, 7-6, 6-0, at No. 5 singles.

    Both Billy Pecor (7-6, 4-6 (10-4)) at No. 4 and Blas Moros (4-6, 7-6 (10-3)) at No. 6 carried their matches into super sets, but fell to Dimitrtije Tasic and Will Kendall, respectively.

    Complete Results




    No. 1 Singles
    Isade Juneau (IU) d. Casey Watt (ND), 4-6, 6-3, 6-2

    No. 2 Singles
    Greg Andrews (ND) d. Josh MacTaggart (IU), 6-1, 6-4

    No. 3 Singles
    Jeremy Langer (IU) d. No. 74 Sam Keeton (ND), 6-4, 7-5

    No. 4 Singles
    Dimitrtrije Tasic (IU) d. Billy Pecor (ND), 7-6, 4-6 (10-4)

    No. 5 Singles
    Stephen Vogl (IU) d. Niall Fitzgerald (ND), 7-6, 6-0

    No. 6 Singles
    Will Kendall (IU) d. Blas Moros (ND), 4-6, 7-6 (10-3)

    Order of Finish: 2, 5, 1, 3, 4, 6


    No. 1 Doubles
    Isade Juneau / Jeremy Langer (IU) d. Niall Fitzgerald / Spencer Talmadge (ND), 8-5

    No. 2 Doubles
    Alastair Barnes / Josh MacTaggart (IU) d. Greg Andrews / Casey Watt (ND), 8-6

    No. 3 Doubles
    Stephen Vogl / Will Kendall (IU) led Sam Keeton / Billy Pecor (ND), 6-5 (unfinished)

    Order of Finish: 1, 2


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