Gophers Resume Season, Take 9-0 Hit from Cougars

Gophers Resume Season, Take 9-0 Hit from Cougars

Brooks Goes Down 6-0, 6-3 at Top Spot in Singles Line-up

March 17, 2009

DANVILLE, Va. – Goucher resumed its 2008-09 season today with a 9-0 loss to Averett in the first of two matches head coach Michael Vann's Gophers are slated to play while traveling over Spring Break.

The Gophers (0-1) didn't win a game in any of the three doubles matches and the most competitive match in singles play was at No. 1 where Averett's Juuso Tapanainen knocked off Michael Brooks (Old Westbury, N.Y./Solomon Schechter) 6-0, 6-3.

The Cougars (4-3) won the remaining five singles matches in straight sets, allowing the Gophers to win only four games in the five matches.