Kenyon Claims 12th-Straight Men's Tennis Crown

The Kenyon Lords claimed the program's 21st NCAC Tennis Title on Sunday afternoon
The Kenyon Lords claimed the program's 21st NCAC Tennis Title on Sunday afternoon

NCAC Men's Tennis Weekly Release - (4/30/18)

The 2018 NCAC Men's Tennis Championships concluded on Sunday afternoon at Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Kenyon men captured their 12th-straight and 21st overall league championship with a 5-2 victory over Denison in the championship match. As league champions, the Lords will receive the league's automatic bid into the 2018 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Tournament.

The Lords (19-4) vaulted past eighth-seeded Allegheny, 5-0, in the quarterfinals on Friday and advanced to the championship match with a 5-0 triumph over fourth-seeded Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon. Denison mapped its way through the championship bracket with a 5-0 victory over seventh-seeded Wooster in the quarterfinals and a 5-1 triumph over third-seeded Oberlin in the semifinals on Saturday afternoon.

Sunday's men's action also included Oberlin taking down Ohio Wesleyan, 5-1, in the third-place match, while Saturday's consolation matches featured sixth-seeded DePauw topping fourth-seeded Wabash, 5-1, in the fifth-place match and eighth-seeded Allegheny knocking off seventh-seeded Wooster, 5-4, in the seventh-place match.

 

2018 NCAC Men's Tennis Championships
Co-Hosted by DePauw University & Wabash College

North Central High School
Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center

Indianapolis, Indiana
April 27-29
Friday, April 27   Saturday, April 28   Sunday, April 29
Quarterfinals (all matches at 9:00 AM)   Semifinals   Championship Match
A: #1 Kenyon 5, #8 Allegheny 0 {Box}   E: Kenyon 5, Ohio Wesleyan 0 {Box}   G: Kenyon 5, Denison 2 {Box}
D: #2 Denison 5, #7 Wooster 0 {Box}   F: Denison 5, Oberlin 1 {Box}   Third-Place Match
B: #5 Ohio Wesleyan 5, #4 Wabash 2 {Box}   Fifth-Place Match   H: Oberlin 5, Ohio Wesleyan 1 {Box}
C: #3 Oberlin 5, #6 DePauw 1 {Box}   I: DePauw 5, Wabash 1 {Box}   DAY THREE PHOTOS 
DAY ONE PHOTOS    Seventh-Place Match    
    J: Allegheny 5, Wooster 4 {Box}    
    DAY TWO PHOTOS    
         
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