Men’s Tennis Beats Iowa For Sixth-Straight Year

first_imgThe Bulldogs improved to 4-1, while the Hawkeyes settled to 4-2. Story Links Match Notes Order of finish: Doubles (3,1); Singles (6,3,1,5,2,4) Box Score Drake will close out its weekend with a trip to Purdue on Sunday. First serve is set for 11 a.m. EST. 5. Hands, Tom (DU) def. Jonas Larsen (IOWA) 5-7, 6-3, 6-0 2. Kareem Allaf/Jonas Larsen (IOWA) vs. Stride, Ben/Wood, Ben (DU) 4-5, unfinished Doubles competition After dropping the first set 7-5, Tom Hands bounced back to cruise past Jonas Larsen, 6-3, 6-0 in the final two sets and give Drake a 3-2 lead. 6. Jake Jacoby (IOWA) def. Clark, Ben (DU) 6-4, 6-0 4. Robin Haden (IOWA) def. Thorold, Barnaby (DU) 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-5) Iowa Hawkeyes 4-2 Drake 4-1 T-3:00 A-189 Drake 4, Iowa Hawkeyes 3Feb 03, 2017 at Iowa City, Iowa (HTRC)  3. Stride, Ben (DU) def. Kareem Allaf (IOWA) 6-4, 6-2  Print Friendly Version 1. Josh Silverstein/Lefteris Theodorou (IOWA) def. Gillespie, Vinny/MacGeoch, Calum (DU) 6-4 2. MacGeoch, Calum (DU) def. Lefteris Theodorou (IOWA) 0-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) Iowa took a 2-0 lead after winning the doubles point and earning a win at No. 6 singles. IOWA CITY, Iowa – After falling behind 2-0, the Drake University men’s tennis tallied four-straight points to beat in-state foe Iowa, 4-3, for the sixth consecutive year on Friday night. 1. #73 Gillespie, Vinny (DU) def. Josh Silverstein (IOWA) 7-5, 6-1 Calum MacGeoch had a tough first set, losing 6-0, but responded to win the next two sets, 6-3, 7-6 to clinch the match for the Bulldogs. Drake’s Ben Stride put the Bulldogs on the board with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Kareem Allaf at No. 3. Vinny Gillespie tied the match at 2-2 after his straight sets win, 7-5, 6-1, over Josh Silverstein at No. 1. Singles competition 3. Jake Jacoby/Robin Haden (IOWA) def. Hands, Tom/Thorold, Barnaby (DU) 6-4last_img read more