It came down to the final singles match of the evening for the Foresters to clinch the 5-4 win over the Maple Leafs of Goshen College.
HU's first win came from Gonzalo and Martin Vivas with their 8-4 victory at #1 doubles. The Brenneman brothers, Jameel and Jon, won 8-3 at #2 doubles while Keaton McDonald and Paul Hageman lost a hard fought battle 9-8 at #3 doubles.
In singles action, Vivas Gonzalo (#1) had to come from behind 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 to get the three set win. Paul Hageman took no time to earn the 6-3, 6-4 win at #6. Martin Vivas (#2) and Jameel Brenneman (#3) came up short losing 4-6, 0-6 and 3-6, 4-6 respectively
With only the #4 singles match left, the Foresters and Maple Leafs were tied 4-4. Jon Brenneman won the first set tie-breaker 8-6 and then went on to win his second set 6-4 to clinch the Forester victory.
The men improve to 1-1 on the season and 1-0 in conference play.