ORANGE, Calif. – The Chapman University men's tennis team fell 8-1 to visiting Caltech on Saturday. The loss extended the Panthers' skid to five matches.
The senior duo of Brock DeHaven and Matthew Mead picked up Chapman's only point with an 8-7 win in the No. 3 doubles match. DeHaven played a very closely contested singles matchat No. 6 but eventually fell 7-6, 7-5.
Freshman Adrien Rooney was the only Panther to force a third set as the Beavers swept the singles matches. After falling 6-3 in the No. 2 match, he rebounded for a 7-5 win but dropped the tiebreak third set 11-9.
The Panthers finish up the season next week when they host Cal Lutheran on Friday at 3 p.m. and then travel to Redlands on Saturday in the season finale.
By Steven Olveda
Sports Information Director