Tyler Claims Consolation Championship at B1G Indoor

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LINCOLN, Neb. — University of Iowa men’s tennis junior Joe Tyler won the consolation championship on Sunday at the Big Ten Indoor Singles and Doubles Championships at the Dillon Tennis Center.
After dropping his first match of the tournament, Tyler rattled off four consecutive wins in straight sets. In the semifinals, Tyler eliminated Nebraska’s Patrick Cacciatore on his home court (6-3, 6-4). In the championship round, he defeated John Carlin of Michigan State (6-4, 6-2).
Morgan Lohan notched another win, defeating Russell Berdusco of Northwestern (6-3, 6-3).
Quoting Mellecker Family Head Coach Ross Wilson
“Good weekend for Joe advancing to the doubles finals with Oliver and to win four matches in a row to win the consolation. He’s starting to build confidence and will be a big piece of our success in the spring.”
Dillon Tennis Center | Lincoln, Neb. 
Consolation Semifinals
Joe Tyler (UI) def. Patrick Cacciatore (NU): 6-3, 6-4
Consolation Championship
Joe Tyler (UI) def. John Carlin (MSU): 6-4, 6-2
Extra Match
Morgan Lohan (UI) def. Russell Berdusco (NW): 6-3, 6-3

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