Trinity Falls in Both SCAC Finals to DePauw

DePauw takes both the Men’s and Women’s SCAC titles over Trinity Sunday at home in Greencastle, Indiana.

The 19th-ranked DePauw Men edged top-ranked Trinity, 5-4, and captured their second straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference title. With the win, DePauw improved to 18-6 on the season and earned the conference’s automatic qualification into the NCAA Division III Championship. Trinity dropped to 19-6 with the loss.

Trinity took a 2-1 lead after winning first and third doubles, but DePauw picked up straight set wins at third through sixth singles for the win.

On the women’s side, things went more to form, as sixth-ranked DePauw improved to 21-4 and earned their first outright Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference title after defeating 18th-ranked Trinity, 8-1, in the SCAC championship match. Trinity dropped to 14-8 with the loss.

After sweeping the three doubles matches, the DePuaw took singles wins at the first, second, third, fifth and sixth flights.

With the victory, DePauw earned the SCAC’s automatic qualification into the NCAA Division III Championship.

Pairings for the NCAA Championships will be announced on Monday.

Men
Trinity (Texas) University vs DePauw University
Apr 27, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
#19 DePauw University 5, #1 Trinity (Texas) University 4
Singles competition
1. Oliver Gaines (TRINITY) def. Kortney Keith (DEPAUW) 6-4, 7-5
2. James Furr (TRINITY) def. Scott Swanson (DEPAUW) 3-6, 6-1, 7-5
3. Bryan Heck (DEPAUW) def. Varun Munjal (TRINITY) 6-1, 6-3
4. Scott Sandager (DEPAUW) def. Bobby Cocanougher (TRINITY) 6-3, 6-4
5. Scott Sauer (DEPAUW) def. Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) 6-2, 6-0
6. Evan Hunter (DEPAUW) def. Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) 6-3, 7-6 (7-4)

Doubles competition
1. Oliver Gaines/Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) def. Kortney Keith/Scott Swanson (DEPAUW) 8-2
2. Bryan Heck/Scott Sandager (DEPAUW) def. Bobby Cocanougher/Cory Kowal (TRINITY) 8-5
3. James Furr/Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) def. Cameron Nash/Hunter Schouweiler (DEPAUW) 8-3

Match Notes:
Trinity (Texas) University 19-6; National ranking #1
DePauw University 18-6; National ranking #19
2008 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Tennis Championship Match
Women
Trinity (Texas) University vs DePauw University
Apr 27, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
#6 DePauw University 8, #18 Trinity (Texas) University 1

Singles competition
1. Janelle Arita (DEPAUW) def. Alicia Hunt (TRINITY) 6-1, 6-0
2. Kelly Buckley (DEPAUW) def. Laura Steinmetz (TRINITY) 6-1, 3-6, 6-2
3. Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) def. Katy Poettcker (TRINITY) 6-3, 6-4
4. Megan Fish (TRINITY) def. Kayla Smith (DEPAUW) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5)
5. Betsey Flanzer (DEPAUW) def. Erin Jamison (TRINITY) 7-5, 6-0
6. Kristine Lewry (DEPAUW) def. Megan Jackson (TRINITY) 6-2, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Erin Andrade/Kayla Smith (DEPAUW) def. Alicia Hunt/Laura Steinmetz (TRINITY) 8-5
2. Janelle Arita/Kelly Buckley (DEPAUW) def. Katy Poettcker/Erin Jamison (TRINITY) 8-4
3. Kristine Lewry/Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) def. Megan Fish/Megan Jackson (TRINITY) 8-5

Match Notes:
Trinity (Texas) University 14-8; National ranking #18
DePauw University 21-4; National ranking #6
2008 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Tennis Championship Match

PREVIOUS RESULTS

Men’s Semifinal
Rhodes College vs Trinity (Texas) University
Apr 26, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
(South Putnam High School)

#1 Trinity (Texas) University 7, Rhodes College 2

Singles competition
1. Jonathon Moreno (RHODES) def. Oliver Gaines (TRINITY) 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
2. James Furr (TRINITY) def. Tyler Snedden (RHODES) 7-6 (7-3), 6-1
3. Grayson Lucas (RHODES) def. Varun Munjal (TRINITY) 6-2, 6-3
4. Bobby Cocanougher (TRINITY) def. Rob Koehler (RHODES) 2-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
5. Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) def. Matt Ricke (RHODES) 6-0, 6-3
6. Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) def. Matthew Westbrook (RHODES) 6-2, 6-3

Doubles competition
1. Oliver Gaines/Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) def. Jonathon Moreno/Rob Koehler (RHODES) 8-2
2. Bobby Cocanougher/Cory Kowal (TRINITY) def. Tyler Snedden/Grayson Lucas (RHODES) 8-6
3. James Furr/Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) def. Matt Ricke/Matthew Westbrook (RHODES) 8-1

Men’s Quarterfinal
Hendrix College vs Trinity (Texas) University
Apr 25, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
(South Putnam High School)

#1 Trinity (Texas) University 9, Hendrix College 0

Singles competition
1. Oliver Gaines (TRINITY) def. William Matthews (HENDRIX) 6-2, 6-1
2. James Furr (TRINITY) def. Ryan Strickland (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-1
3. Varun Munjal (TRINITY) def. Pascal Jacque (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-0
4. Bobby Cocanougher (TRINITY) def. Craig Thomas (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-1
5. Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) def. Austin Kearney (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-0
6. Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) def. Ken Yang (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Oliver Gaines/Ryan DeSantis (TRINITY) def. William Matthews/Ryan Strickland (HENDRIX) 8-3
2. Bobby Cocanougher/Cory Kowal (TRINITY) def. Craig Thomas/Austin Kearney (HENDRIX) 8-1
3. James Furr/Crisanto Ramirez (TRINITY) def. Wes Hewitt/Pascal Jacque (HENDRIX) 8-1

Women’s Semifinal
University of the South-Sewanee vs Trinity (Texas) University
Apr 26, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
(GHS)

#18 Trinity (Texas) University 5, #19 University of the South-Sewane 4

Singles competition
1. Gab Carvalho (SEWANEE) def. Alicia Hunt (TRINITY) 6-3, 6-1
2. Mary Katherine Stone (SEWANEE) def. Laura Steinmetz (TRINITY) 6-4, 6-2
3. Katy Poettcker (TRINITY) def. Jordan Casey (SEWANEE) 6-1, 3-6, 6-4
4. Megan Fish (TRINITY) def. Lindsay Wilson (SEWANEE) 6-1, 6-1
5. Derry Roberson (SEWANEE) def. Erin Jamison (TRINITY) 7-5, 6-4
6. Megan Jackson (TRINITY) def. Abby Rudd (SEWANEE) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Alicia Hunt/Laura Steinmetz (TRINITY) def. Gab Carvalho/Jordan Casey (SEWANEE) 8-3
2. Katy Poettcker/Erin Jamison (TRINITY) def. Lindsay Wilburn/Lauren Robbins (SEWANEE) 8-5
3. Mary Katherine Stone/Laura Szyperski (SEWANEE) def. Megan Fish/Megan Jackson (TRINITY) 8-4

Women’s Quarterfinal
Centre College vs Trinity (Texas) University
Apr 25, 2008 at Greencastle, Indiana
(Greencastle High School)

#18 Trinity (Texas) University 9, Centre College 0

Singles competition
1. Alicia Hunt (TRINITY) def. Meredith Mayfield (CENTRE) 6-1, 6-0
2. Katy Poettcker (TRINITY) def. Lizzy Jones (CENTRE) 6-2, 6-1
3. Megan Fish (TRINITY) def. Sarah Swauger (CENTRE) 6-4, 6-0
4. Megan Jackson (TRINITY) def. Mari Prigmore (CENTRE) 6-0, 6-0
5. Heather Naeher (TRINITY) def. Sara Saneii (CENTRE) 6-1, 6-0
6. Sarah Chalos (TRINITY) def. Jillian Gairing (CENTRE) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Alicia Hunt/Laura Steinmetz (TRINITY) def. Meredith Mayfield/Karolyn Hays (CENTRE) 8-2
2. Katy Poettcker/Erin Jamison (TRINITY) def. Lizzy Jones/Sarah Swauger (CENTRE) 8-1
3. Megan Fish/Megan Jackson (TRINITY) def. Jillian Gairing/Katy Justiss (CENTRE) 8-2

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