First-Years Fare Well in Spring Opener

(York, Pa.) - The Dickinson College men's tennis team suffered a 7-2 setback to Christopher Newport, ranked 12th in the Atlantic South Region, in the Devils' spring opener on Thursday.


The Red Devils were led by first-years Will Golinkin (Houston, Texas/Kincade) and Chris Mueller-Wolf (Hamburg, Germany/Pennington School, N.Y.), who earned both Devil points in singles.


Golinkin captured the third singles flight, 6-4, 7-5 while Mueller-Wolf held on in the sixth flight 6-3, 0-6, 10-8.


Ross Ansteatt (Winnetka, Ill./New Trier Twp.) and Hunter Holbrook (New York, N.Y./Trevor Day School) battled in the top doubles spot, falling 8-5.


The Red Devils (2-2) return to action on March 15th in Hilton Head, South Carolina when they face St. Norbet College at 12:00 pm.


1.Eric Shulman,CNU def. Ross Anstaett,DC (6-4, 6-0)
2.Gian Heyer, CNU def. Hunter Holbrook,DC (6-3, 6-1)
3.Will Golinkin,DC def. Lorenzo Sisson CNU (6-4, 7-5)
4. Martin Brown,CNU def. Pavel Hejsek,DC (6-1, 4-6, 11-9)
5. Dylan Young,CNU def. Matt Wood,DC (6-1, 7-6)
6. Chris Mueller-Wolf, DC def. Kyle Tobin, CNU (6-3, 0-6, 10-8)


1. Dusty Nelson/Shulman,CNU def Antaett/Holbrook, DC (8-5)
2. Heyer/Garrett Widing,CNU def Golinkin/Hejsek,DC (8-2)
3. Brown/Sisson,CNU def. Wood/Andrew Kastner,DC (8-0)