Marquette controlled doubles play Thursday at Calumet New Tech High School, but the Warriors rode a sweep of singles action to a 3-2 win over the Blazers.
Senior Aidan McDonnell and junior Brendan Mack were 6-1, 6-2 winners at No. 1 doubles opposite David Johnson and Tyler Wilson. The Blazers won No. 2 doubles via forfeit.
Calumet’s Daniel Nieto defeated Sean Bardol 6-2, 6-2 atop singles. Senior Cormack Bardol dropped a 6-1, 6-1 decision to Jose Becerra. The decisive fifth point went Calumet’s way by virtue of Enrique Nieto’s 6-3, 6-3 win versus Riggs Bardol.
Marquette (5-4) will open a three-match homestand Monday afternoon versus Kankakee Valley at 5 pm at the Elston Courts.