MONMOUTH, Ill. - Western Illinois men's tennis split a pair of matches on Friday, defeating Knox College 9-0 after falling to Toledo 7-0.
The Leathernecks move to 6-7 overall, while Toledo improves to 10-5 and Knox moves to 2-3.
Yue won 6-1, 7-5 at No. 1 singles to pace Western, and no other Leatherneck allowed more than two games in a set.
At second and third singles, Granger and Cederkall won 6-0, 6-2 and 6-1, 6-0, respectively.
Meeker won 6-1, 6-2 at fourth singles, Chris Bunch won 6-0, 6-2 at fifth singles, and Furmanski won 6-2, 6-0 in the sixth slot to round out singles play.
Western also swept the doubles matches, beginning at No. 1 singles, where Bradley Holt teamed with Granger to win 8-6.
Yue and Meeker won 8-4 at second doubles, while Cederkall and Furmanski cruised to an 8-1 victory at third doubles.
Toledo won every set against Western, though every Leatherneck won at least two games, including Patrick Hammers, who battled, despite falling 6-2, 7-5.
The Leathernecks will continue weekend play tomorrow, taking on North Dakota and No. 41-ranked Drake in Des Moines, Iowa.
University of Toledo 7, Western Illinois 0
1. STILLMAN, Tomas (TOLEDO) def. Patrick Hammers (WIU) 6-2, 7-5
2. ADAMS, Grant (TOLEDO) def. Bradley Holt (WIU) 6-1, 6-1
3. STUARDO, Francisco (TOLEDO) def. Ben Yue (WIU) 6-3, 6-1
4. WONG, Nicholas (TOLEDO) def. Mitch Granger (WIU) 6-3, 6-2
5. WEIGAND, Terence (TOLEDO) def. Max Cederkall (WIU) 6-3, 6-1
6. DUDZIK, Bryant (TOLEDO) def. Brandon Meeker (WIU) 6-1, 6-4
1. STILLMAN, Tomas/WONG, Nicholas (TOLEDO) def. Patrick Hammers/Ben Yue (WIU) 8-3
2. ADAMS, Grant/STUARDO, Francisco (TOLEDO) def. Mitch Granger/Bradley Holt (WIU) 8-4
3. DUDZIK, Bryant/JORGENSEN, Ryan (TOLEDO) def. Max Cederkall/Brandon Meeker (WIU) 8-3
Western Illinois 9, Knox College 0
1. Ben Yue (WIU) def. Karl Ruzgas (KCM) 6-1, 7-5
2. Mitch Granger (WIU) def. Jonathan Ng (KCM) 6-0, 6-2
3. Max Cederkall (WIU) def. Walter Palmer (KCM) 6-1, 6-0
4. Brandon Meeker (WIU) def. David Ham (KCM) 6-1, 6-2
5. Chris Bunch (WIU) def. Dustin Loch (KCM) 6-0, 6-2
6. Brett Furmanski (WIU) def. Pragyaditya Mukerjee (KCM) 6-2, 6-0
1. Bradley Holt/Mitch Granger (WIU) def. Karl Ruzgas/Walter Palmer (KCM) 8-6
2. Ben Yue/Brandon Meeker (WIU) def. Jonathan Ng/David Ham (KCM) 8-4
3. Max Cederkall/Brett Furmanski (WIU) def. Dustin Loch/Pragyaditya Mukerjee (KCM) 8-1