Notre Dame tennis: Irish men handle Wildcats

Staff reports
ND Insider

The Notre Dame men’s tennis team handed Northwestern its first home loss of the season, 4-1, Tuesday in Evanston, Ill.

Notre Dame’s record on the season now moves to 7-1. The Irish will turn around to travel to Houston for the ITA National Championships this weekend.

Singles

1. Raleigh Smith (NU) def. Greg Andrews (ND), 6-4, 6-4; 2. Quentin Monaghan (ND) def. Sam Shropshire (NU), 6-4, 6-5(5); 3. Ryan Bandy (ND) vs, Mihir Kumar (NU), 4-6, 6-5(6), 3-1, unfinished; 4. Josh Hagar (ND) vs. Strong Kirchheimer (NU), 2-6, 6-5(3), unfinished; 5. Eddy Covalschi (ND) def. Alp Horoz (NU) 5(4)-6, 6-3, 6-0; 6. Eric Schnurrenberger (ND) def. Fedor Baev (NU), 6-1, 6-2

Doubles

1. Mihir Kumar/Raleigh Smith (NU) def. Greg Andrews/Alex Lawson (ND), 6-5 (4); 2. Billy Pecor/Josh Hagar (ND) def. Alp Horoz/Sam Shropshire (NU), 6-5 (3); 3. Ryan Bandy/Eric Schnurrenberger (ND) def. Fedor Baev/Strong Kirchheimer (NU), 6-5(2)