MU takes to road

Manchester University resumes the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference schedule Wednesday, April 2, with a dual at Defiance College of Ohio.

Dual specifics: First serve is 4 p.m. … E. Stevens Dix Tennis Facility, on DC's campus, is the host venue.

Spartan Shorts: The Black and Gold take an 0-7 overall and 0-2 league mark eastward … Freshman Stratton Smith (New Palestine, Ind.) continues to lead the singles' wins column with a 2-5 record. He's also picked up two doubles' victories to date … MU nearly averted a shutout loss to perennial HCAC power Transylvania march 30. Junior Alex Winger (Warsaw, Ind.) pushed his opponent at number five singles to a superbreak decider to highlight the battle.

Busy Week Ahead: The Spartans begin a three-dual slate Monday, April 7, hosting Indiana University-East.