The Hobart College tennis team blanked RIT 9-0 tonight. The Statesmen improve to 7-6 on the season, while the Tigers fall to 1-3 overall.
In doubles action, first-years Bruce Grant and Alex James won at No. 1, followed by junior Matt Chin and sophomore Matt Hursh at No. 2, and senior Guillaume Etlin and sophomore Kevin Bates at No. 3.
The Statesmen dominated singles play as well, with Grant, Hursh, James, Etlin, and Bates sweeping match Nos. 1-5, respectively. Sophomore Kevin Kent wrapped up the victory with a win at No. 6.
Hobart will be back in action on April 3, when the Statesmen host Skidmore at the HWS Tennis Center. The match is set to begin at 1 p.m.