Golden Eagles Blank Southwestern

Siloam Springs, Ark. (March 13, 2006) — The John Brown Golden Eagles’ men’s tennis team received a much-needed boost Monday afternoon when they swept Southwestern College 9-0 in Siloam Springs.

In doubles play, Kevin Coleman and Sam van Aswegen defeated Ramon Lozano and Jason Kearns 8-2. Austin Phillips and Bobby Rojas beat Jason Kearns and Joel Wilke 8-3. Kyle Carter and Peter Thulson blanked Devin Seward and Matt Hanson 8-0.

In singles play, Cole defeated Lozano 6-1, 6-3; and Phillips beat Kearns 6-1, 6-0. Rojas bettered Wilke 6-0, 6-3; and van Aswegen beat Hanson 6-1, 6-1. Carter defeated Seward 6-1, 6-0; and Thulson topped Hanson 6-0, 6-1.

The Golden Eagles (3-6) travel to Bartlesville, Okla., on Thursday for matches against Oklahoma Wesleyan at 9:00 A.M. and Tabor (Kan.) at 12:00 P.M.