Men's Tennis: Ohio Northern (10-6 Overall, 4-0 OAC) at Mount Union (9-5 Overall, 3-2 OAC)

Men's Tennis: Ohio Northern (10-6 Overall, 4-0 OAC) at Mount Union (9-5 Overall, 3-2 OAC)

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 3:30 p.m. — Whitehill Tennis Courts, Alliance, Ohio

Tuesday's Match: Ohio Northern continues Ohio Athletic Conference action on Tuesday with a 3:30 pm match at Mount Union ... The Polar Bears sit atop the OAC standings with a 4-0 league record and are tied with Otterbein for the top spot with Mount Union 1.5 game behind at 3-2 ... ONU is coming off a 9-0 victory over Marietta and a 9-0 forfeit win over Muskingum on Saturday at the OAC Tennis Fest at the Lindner Tennis Center in Mason ... Thus far this season, freshman Noah Elliott leads the Polar Bears with a 15-5 singles record, a 12-5 doubles mark and a 27-10 overall record ... Freshman Andrew Cochran is second on the team with with a 13-7 singles mark and sophomore Vinh Thai is third with a 12-4 singles record ... Sophomore Hoang Do (12-3) and Elliott (12-5) lead the team in doubles play ... Overall, Elliott is 27-10 and thai and freshman Zach Beaschler (Ada) have 22 overall wins each to tie for second on the squad ... Mount Union is coming off an 8-1 win at Heidelberg on Saturday ... Robert Cross leads the Purple Raiders with a 12-2 record at No. 1 singles ... He is also 9-5 at No. 1 doubles with Zach Teffner.

ONU Statistical Leaders:

  Singles Wins       Doubles Wins       Overall Wins  
1. Elliott 15-5   1. Do 12-3   1. Elliott 27-10
2. Cochran 13-7     Elliott 12-5   2. Thai 22-11
3. Thai 12-4   3. Beaschler 11-5   3. Beaschler 22-13

All-Time Series: Ohio Northern leads the all-time series with Mount Union by a 25-10 margin ... MtU has won 5 straight matches in the series, including 8-1 and 5-1 wins last season.

Head Coach Mike Bonnell: Bonnell is in his third season as head coach of the Polar Bears with a 36-26 record, a .581 winning percentage ... He is 222-117 in 17 seasons overall for a .655 winning percentage.