Sophomore David Hayman leads Men's Tennis in 8-1 loss to Adrian (Mich.)

Sophomore David Hayman leads Men's Tennis in 8-1 loss to Adrian (Mich.)

By Caleb Scott

ADA — The Ohio Northern men's tennis team dropped its first contest in three matches as Adrian (Mich.) defeated the Polar Bears 8-1 in their home opener at the University Courts.

The Polar Bears fall to 7-3 on the year, while the Bulldogs improve to 7-4.

Sophomore David Hayman (Westerville/South) earned the lone victory for ONU as he won 3-6, 6-0, 10-1 at No. 3 singles. 

Freshman Andrew Garcia (Downers Grove, Ill./South) and sophomore Jake Abbott (Kenton) each dropped hard fought 6-2, 6-4 decisions at No's. 2 and 4 singles.

The Polar Bears return to action Friday evening as they travel to Wittenberg to take on the Tigers at 4 p.m.