by Alan Babbitt
The Hope College men's tennis team lost its season-opening match to third-ranked University of Chicago, 9-0, on Saturday.
Senior Tim Roe of Bakersfield, California (Frontier HS) pushed his match at No. 2 singles three sets.
Roe was edged by Jeremy Yuan, 4-6, 6-2, 10-6.
The Flying Dutchmen's next matches are Saturday, February 9 at Ohio Wesleyan University. Hope will face Ohio Wesleyan and Centre College (Kentucky).