LINCOLN, Neb. - The Union men's tennis team stretched its winning streak to seven matches with a 9-0 decision over Hastings (Neb.) in Lincoln, Neb., on Monday.
With the victory, the 11th-ranked Bulldogs are now 9-3 on the season, while the Broncos fall to 1-3
Union breezed through doubles play, winning two of the matches by the identical score of 8-3 and the third by a count of 8-2.
In singles play, the Bulldogs did not drop a set as no Bronco won more than four games in any set. Nicolas Ernst (Rietheim, Germany) defeated Tyler Benson 6-4, 6-4, while Yvon Haessig (Vancouver, Canada) registered a 6-2, 6-4 decision over Vinny Banda.
Pierre Vernin (Le Coteau, France) picked up a 6-2, 6-1 win against Seton Bachle, and Bartos Micher (Junginen, Germany) picked up a 6-0, 6-2 decision against Brian Freeman. Fredrik Graaner (Stavanger, Norway) delivered a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Andrew Huber, while Lucas Oliveira (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) wrapped up things with a 6-0, 6-1 win against Grant Nagaki.
Union will face NCAA Division II Nebraska-Omaha on Tuesday at 1 p.m. Eastern.