Manchester University looks to keep a healthy standing among the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference first six Thursday, April 26, as Mt. St. Joseph University visits the campus' outdoor courts.
Dual details: First serve between the Lions (2-5 overall, 0-4 HCAC) and the Spartans (2-7, 2-3 HCAC) is 4 p.m.
Spartan Shorts: With two dates remaining on the regular season schedule, interim coach Dr. Wendy Hoffman's squad is fifth, just a half-dual out of a tie fourth with Transylvania University. The Black and Gold meet up with the Pioneers in the league finale Saturday, April 28, at 11 a.m. on TU's Tennis Complex in Lexington, Ky. … Senior Kyler Love (North Webster, Ind.) and freshman Isaac Miller (Goshen, Ind.) are one-two on the MU singles' wins ladder with five and four, respectively. Love is also part of the top team in doubles' triumphs, joining fellow Class of 2018 member Garrett Bear (Indianapolis, Ind.) to produce a 5-3 record. Junior Connor Eichenauer (North Manchester, Ind.) and Miller are close behind, sporting a 3-4 record.