The St. Thomas men's tennis team kept rolling Thursday with a 7-2 win at Bethel. Freshman Allen Michael Muench and junior Brendan O'Connell won in both singles and doubles. Muench is now 9-2 in singles and 10-2 in doubles. O'Connell is 8-1 in doubles.
St. Thomas (10-2 overall, 6-0 MIAC) played eight different players in the match.
The Toms will face St. Olaf on Saturday.
UST 7, Bethel 2
--No. 1: Tucker Morris B def. Brian McCarthy, 6-4, 6-2
--No. 2: Daniel Cooper ST def. Kent Nichols, 7-5, 6-4
--No. 3: Brendan O'Connell ST def. Reggie Ronning, 4-6, 6-1, 10-8
--No. 4: Henry Mandell ST def. Bryce Johnson, 6-7 (7-9)6-0, 10-7
--No. 5: Allen-Michael Muench ST def.Steven Schull, 6-2, 7-5
--No. 6: Peter Wright ST def. Kirby Rronning, 6-3, 6-3
--No. 1: R. Ronning-Morris B def. McCarthy-Cooper, 8-5
--No. 2: O'Connell-Muench ST def. Nichols-Schull, 8-4
--No. 3: Skanse-Mitchell Blackey ST def. Johnson-David Leafblad, 8-4
Greg Smith took action photos of the Bethel match and several are displayed below. To view more Greg Smith action photos, click here:
Dan Cooper (Greg Smith photo)
Allen Michael-Muench (Greg Smith photo)
Brian McCarthy (Greg Smith photo)
Peter Wright (Greg Smith photo)
Steven Skanse (Greg Smith photo)
Mitch Blackey (Greg Smith photo)
Zach Nipper (Greg Smith photo)
Brendan O'Connell (Greg Smith photo)
Kevin Lanigan (Greg Smith photo)