WMU Men's Tennis Joaquin Caballer

Joaquin Caballer

Western Michigan men’s tennis took down Toledo 5-2 Sunday to cap off a 3-0 weekend and move to 8-0 in MAC play.

The Broncos narrowly secured the doubles point, as Joaquin Caballer and Peter Kuszynski won at No. 3, 6-1, to open the match, but the No. 1 duo of Jannik Opitz and Zak Faveri fell 6-3. At No. 2 doubles, Fynn Lohse and Jack Randall won 6-3 to win the point for WMU.

WMU Men's Tennis Peter Kuszynski

Peter Kuszynski

In singles play, Kuszynski finished first with a 6-2, 6-2 win at No. 2. Opitz kept building his career win total with a 6-1, 7-5 victory at No. 1 to move the Broncos within one point of securing the match. The Rockets fought back as Brogan Pierce fell 2-6, 4-6 at No. 5 and Lohse lost 3-6, 7-5 at No. 3. Arjun Honnappa would secure the match win with a 7-5, 6-3 win at No. 4, and Benjamin George kept getting stronger as his match went on at No. 6, winning 1-6, 6-2, 6-0.

WMU Men's Tennis Benjamin George

Benjamin George

This win followed a 4-3 win over Ball State Friday and an out-of-conference win over Omaha by a score of 4-1 Saturday. Western Michigan now sits at 21-1 on the year with just one match left to play.

The Broncos finish the season Saturday from Sorensen Courts against Northern Illinois. The Huskies are currently 7-1 in MAC play, with its only loss coming when WMU won 6-1 in DeKalb earlier this month. Saturday’s season finale starts at 2 p.m.

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