Spartan Men Get Back into the Win Column

Joel Hess photo courtesy of Scott Guise
Joel Hess photo courtesy of Scott Guise

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA – The York College men's tennis team halted their two-game losing skid with a 7-2 non-conference win at Elizabethtown College on Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans won the match despite not having the services of number one singles player Ben Sentz and number two singles player Sam Innerst.  



York (Pa.): 6-3

Elizabethtown: 1-2


Spartan Singles Winners

1. Joel Hess def. Tyler Spinello 6-1, 6-3

2. Lukas Olson def. Tristan Boheim 6-3, retired

4. Tyler Richard def Evan Winters 7-5, 6-1

5. Justin Rose def. Colby Martin 6-3, 6-4


Spartan Doubles Winners

1. Joel Hess/Lukas Olson def. Tristan Boheim/Tyler Spinello 8-3

2. Tyler Richard/Justin Rose def. Colby Martin 6-3, 6-4



The Spartans are now 1-1 for the spring portion of their schedule … the Spartans open the spring slate with five straight road games before returning to York on April 5 against Mary Washington … Joel Hess improves to 4-4 for the year with his singles win as he is now 18-10 for his career … Lukas Olson is now 6-3 for the campaign as he played above third singles for the first time this year … Olson has one win at second singles, one at third singles and four wins at fourth singles … Tyler Richard improves to 4-2 in singles play with his fourth singles win … Justin Rose earned his first singles win of the year with his fifth singles victory … the Spartans are now 36-18 in singles matches this year … Hess and Olson picked up their first doubles win as a team this year … Richard and Rose improve to 6-0 for the year in doubles action … York is 22-5 in doubles matches in 2018-19.


Up Next

The Spartans continue their five-match road trip on Saturday when they travel to Christopher Newport University to face the Captains in a Capital Athletic Conference match. The match is slated for a 1:00 pm match in Newport News, Virginia.