January 31, 1999

Columbus, Ohio – The Ohio State Men’s Tennis team took its third win of the season by defeating Bowling Green 7-0. OSU swept the singles competition recording six big wins from Chris pPorter, Andrew Carlson, Derek DeFalco, Kevin Hawke, Ben Basil, and Bob Wellstein.

The only Buckeye loss came in the No.1 doubles match as Carlson and Hawke fell short of their third victory at this position. The Buckeyes Travel to Minnesota to comopete in their first Big Ten match of teh season on Feb. 6, at 6 p.m.

Singles Matches

1st Chris Porter def. Radu Bartan 6-1, 6-1 2nd Andrew Carlson def. Vitek Wild 6-2, 6-4 3rd Derek DeFalco def. Matt Wiles 6-4, 7-0 4th Kevin Hawke def. Mike Kossoff 6-3, 6-0 5th Ben Basil def. Brandon Gabel 6-2, 6-3 6th Bob Wellstein def., Sonny Huynh 6-3, 6-2 Doubles Matches

1st Bartan/Wiles, BG def Carlson/ Hawke 4-8 2nd DeFalco/ Johansen, OSU def. Gabel/Wild 8-4 3rd Basil/ Porter, OSU defKossoff/ Huynh 8-2