Over spring break, the Chargers traveled to Florida to play three matches, winning two of three. The team improved to 9 – 4 after two straight losses in prior weeks.
On March 10, the Chargers faced off against Millersville University in Orlando, Florida. After winning each doubles match to clinch the first point, the Chargers went on to win five of six singles matches, ending the match 6 – 1.
Sophomore Gabe Katz performed particularly well at six singles, winning two matches from the outset 6 – 2, 6 – 0.
The following day, the Chargers lost to no. 6 St. Leo University 5 – 2. Hillsdale bounced back two days later against Our Lady of the Lake University.
The Chargers routed Our Lady of the Lake 6 – 1, dropping few points along the way. Katz again impressed with scores of 6 – 1, 6 – 0 wins at five singles. Senior Jerry Hewitt also won 6 – 1, 6 – 0 at no. 6 singles.
The team looks ahead to its first conference match at home this Friday against Davis and Elkins College.