Donkena started the day with a straight set victory at No. 1 singles over Elmhurst’s Alex Harbert 6-3, 6-1. At the No. 1 doubles spot, Donkena paired with Mya Smith-Dennis for an 8-6 win over Harbert and Will Jung.
To cap off the day, Donkena collected another straight set victory at No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-2 over Grinnell’s Elliott Czarnecki. Donkena and Smith-Dennis teamed up once again at the top doubles position for an 8-1 win over Czarnecki and Mike Cole.
A Rochester Mayo product, Donkena has posted a 5-2 overall record at No. 1 singles and a 7-1 overall mark at the top doubles spot, including seven consecutive wins with Smith-Dennis.
The Gustie men return to the courts this Saturday with home matches against UW-Eau Claire (9:00 a.m.) and Augustana College (6:00 p.m.) at the Swanson Tennis Center.