Men's Tennis Opens GLIAC Tournament With 5-1 Win Over Tiffin

Men's Tennis Opens GLIAC Tournament With 5-1 Win Over Tiffin

OVERVIEW – TIFFIN

SCORE: 
Northwood Timberwolves 5, Tiffin Dragons 1
RECORDS: Northwood 15-3, Tiffin 11-13
LOCATION: Greater Midland Tennis Center – Midland, Mich.
RECAP: No. 3 seed Northwood opens play in the GLIAC Tournament with a 5-1 win over sixth-seeded Tiffin in the quarterfinals Friday night (April 20).

INSIDE THE MATCH

  • Northwood opened the match with doubles victories at the No. 3 (8-1) and No. 1 (8-4) positions to lead 2-0 early on.
  • Tiffin bounced back to win at the No. 2 position (8-4) to send the match to singles with the Timberwolves leading 2-1.
  • Northwood went on to win the first three matches in singles, picking up straight-set victories at the No. 1 (6-0, 6-3), No. 5 (6-1, 6-2) and No. 6 (6-4, 6-1) positions.

TOP PERFORMERS

UP NEXT

  • The Timberwolves will take on No. 2 seed Wayne State Saturday (April 21). First serve is set for 3:45 p.m.