Egger and McCartney lead Bulldogs past Bethel, 5-4

By on Mar. 2, 2012 in Men's Tennis

Egger and McCartney lead Bulldogs past Bethel, 5-4

Victories at both doubles and singles by junior Cole Eggar (Galva, Iowa) and sophomore Michael McCartney (Davenport, Iowa) helped the Concordia University (Neb.) men's tennis team slip past Bethel College, 5-4, on Friday, Mar. 2.  The victory moved the Bulldogs record to 2-1 on the season, while Bethel fell to 0-2.

Eggar posted a dominant 6-1, 6-1 win over Patrick Loganbill in the No. 5 singles position and teamed with sophomore Nathan Wingfield (Greendale, Wis.) to earn an 8-3 victory in No. 2 doubles.

McCartney, meanwhile, bested Kristopher Dubach at the No. 6 singles slot, 7-6, 7-6.  He and doubles partner, sophomore Joe Kaldahl (Spencer, Iowa), notched an 8-3 win in No. 3 doubles.

The Bulldogs return to the court on Friday, Mar. 23 as Concordia travels to Salina, Kan., for a neutral site contest against Tabor College at 3 p.m.