By Caleb Scott
ADA — The Ohio Northern men's tennis team dropped a hard-fought 5-4 decision to Franciscan on Saturday afternoon before defeating Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) 6-3 on Saturday afternoon at Peters Township Tennis Center.
The Polar Bears move to 3-2 on the season.
Freshman Hoang Do (Powell/Olentangy Liberty) would grab a 7-5, 7-6 victory at No. 2 singles, whle Abbott posted a 6-4, 6-2 victory at No. 5 singles to lead Northern in the match.
In the victory over Wash. & Jeff., Kargl and Hurley teamed up to win at No. 3 doubles, 8-4.
Abbott, Christian and Do would all also post singles victories to help lift ONU to the 6-3 victory.
Northern returns to the court Sunday, Feb. 25 at the Westwood Tennis Center in Lima as they host Penn St.-Behrend at 2 pm.