Bellarmine University men’s tennis team newcomers Anton Rabinov and Igal Mostkov teamed up to win the number one doubles flight of the six team DePauw Invitational Tennis Tournament this past weekend. That duo were opponents in the finals of the the number one singles flight with Rabinov coming out the victor, thereby running his season record to eight wins without a loss.
After finishing an arduous singles final both men found themselves locked in a hotly contested doubles final against the host schools’ top team. After going up a set and a break in the best two out of three set match the momentum swung in DePauw’s favor as the Tigers’ won the second set tie breaker and were serving for the match in the third. Mostkov and Rabinov hung tough and persevered to finish the match by winning the final three games for a thrilling 6-4, 6-7 (7-5), 7-5 victory.