Thursday, April 30, 2009
DePauw Crowned SCAC Men's Tennis Champion for Third Straight Year
The 13th-ranked Tigers defeated 14th-ranked Trinity, 6-3, and captured their third straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference title and the conference's automatic qualification into the NCAA Division III Championship.
DePauw took a 2-1 lead with wins at second and third doubles and then won the match with singles victories at the number two through five slots.
With the win, DePauw improved to 21-3 for its third 20-win season in the last four seasons, while Trinity dropped to 13-8. The match marked the seventh straight year the two squads battled for the conference title.
After the match DePauw's senior Scott Swanson and head coach Tom Cath spoke with the press.
To listen to Scott, click here.
To listen to Cath, click here.