Bearcat Men Fall to Linfield

MCMINNVILLE, OR — The Linfield Wildcats went to 5-2 in the Northwest Conference Sunday, defeating the Willamette University men’s tennis team 7-0.

The Bearcats fall to 2-3 in conference.

Eric MacMillan pushed his opponent, Wesley Gabrielson, to three sets, losing in a tie-breaker, 6-2, 4-6, (10-7). The Bearcats are home against Pacific Saturday as they continue conference play.

Singles Results
No. 1
Brian Mullin, Linfield def. Matt McManus, Willamette 6-1, 6-1
No. 2
Ian McGrath, Linfield def. Jeff Garrison, Willamette 6-1, 6-1
No. 3
John Yates, Linfield def. Jeff Hancock, Willamette 6-4, 6-4
No. 4
Owen Suagee, Linfield def. Reid Snowden, Willamette 6-1, 6-0
No. 5
Wesley Gabrielsen, Linfield def. Eric MacMillan, Willamette 6-2, 4-6 (10-7)
No. 6
Kei Sato, Linfield def. Fitz Paccione, Willamette 6-1, 6-2

Doubles Results
No. 1
Fleming and Layman, Linfield def. McManus and Garrison, Willamette 8-2
No. 2
Mullin and Yates, Linfield def. Shaun Mihalick and Andy Frey, Willamette 8-0
No. 3
Clements and Roberts, Linfield def. Snowden and Paccione, Willamette 8-1