IOWA CITY, IOWA - The Dartmouth men's tennis team won its third straight match, topping Big Ten foe Iowa, 5-2, in non-conference action on Sunday at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center.
With the win, the Big Green improve to 6-6. The triumph was the second straight on the road for the Green and White in the second stop on a six-match road trip.
Dartmouth got off to a quick start, taking two of the three doubles matches. The duo of Xander Centenari and Brandon DeBot won for the second consecutive match, defeating Garret Dunn and Michael Swank, 8-6, at No. 1. Chris Kipouras and Mike Jacobs earned a point for the Big Green as they topped Juan Estensorro and Joey White at No.3.
Debot's win sealed the win for the Big Green as he rallied after dropping the first set, 7-5, to take the next two, 6-2, 7-6.
Dartmouth continues its road swing after spring break, traveling to North Carolina to take on UNC Wilmington March 19.
DARTMOUTH 5, IOWA 2
No. 1 Hagan (UI) def. Centenari (DC), 2-6, 7-6, 6-2
No. 2 Kipouras (DC) def. Dierckx (UI), won by retirement
No. 3 Dunn (UI) def. Ghorbani (DC), 6-4, 6-3
No. 4 DeBot (DC) def. J. Estenssoro (UI), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
No. 5 Chang (DC) def. Patrick (UI), 5-7, 6-2, 7-6
No. 6 Todd (DC) def. A. Estenssoro (UI), 6-1, 7-5
No. 1 Centenari/DeBot (DC) def. Dunn/Swank (UI), 8-6
No. 2 Hagan/Dierckx (UI) def. Todd/Ghorbani (DC), 8-5
No. 3 Kipouras/Jacobs (DC) def. J. Estenssoro/White (UI), 8-6