Ichabod men’s tennis hosts McKendree

Ready for it: Chase Brill prepares for the opponent's serve. Paul Haase and Brill won their doubles match 6-1.

Joshua Irsik, Sports & Features Editor/Designer

The Washburn Ichabods hosted McKendree University for the Ichabod’s first home match of the season, Feb. 22.

The Ichabods won two of the three matches in doubles to be up 1-0. Paul Haase and Chase Brill won 6-1 and Raul-Alin Dicu and Bradley Eidenmueller won 6-2.

Eidenmueller started his singles play with a quick 6-1, 6-0 victory and followed it up with 6-4, 7-5 victories. Brill defeated his opponent with a pair of 6-2 set scores. Miquel Perez lost his first set but went on to win the next two 6-3, 6-4. Haase rounded out the Washburn wins by scoring 7-6, 7-6.

The Ichabods are now 1-2 on the season.

The Ichabods will be in action March 3 as they take on Bethel College at the Washburn Tennis Complex at 2 p.m.

Edited by Adam White, Abbie Barth, Wesley Tabor