Men's Tennis Falls To Top Seeded VCU In A-10 Tournament

Sam O'Neill


MASON, OHIO - The Butler men's tennis team saw its season come to a close Friday morning at the hands at VCU 4-0 at the quarterfinal of the Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship in Mason, Ohio.

The Bulldogs faced the No. 1 seed Rams after Thursday's tourney-opening win over Saint Joseph's.

The pairing of Tommy Marx and Sam O'Neill lost to the VCU pairing of Alejandro Argente and Jaime Vazquez 8-4 at No. 3 doubles. 

Sophomore Austin Woldmoe suffered defeat at No. 1 singles by a score of 6-2, 6-0. Sam O'Neill and Billy Weldon each won four games before falling. O'Neill fell 6-3, 6-1 to Alejandro Argente and VCU's Jaime Vazquez beat Weldon 6-2, 6-2.

First-year head coach Parker Ross finished his first season at the helm of the Bulldogs with a 10-13 record.