JBU Tennis Begins Spring Season with Loss

Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 24, 2004) — The JBU men’s tennis teams opened the spring season this afternoon in Siloam Springs with a match against Harding University. Harding came away victorious over the JBU men 9-0.

Individuals winning for the Harding men were Stephen Paine over Kevin Coleman 7-5 and 6-2, Ryan Roberts defeating Tim Miller 6-4 and 6-2 , Ivan Rodriquez victorious over Sam van Aswegen 6-3 and 6-1, Derek Bullington over Bobby Rojas 6-0 and 6-4, Gabrial Diaz defeating Chad Weaver 6-3 and 6-2 and Taylor Tinsley topping Mike Dill 6-0 and 6-0. All three doubles teams of Harding defeated the doubles teams of JBU.

The JBU tennis team will travel to Conway for matches with Hendrix College on Friday and Southwest University (Georgetown, Texas) on Saturday.