March 30, 2014

#17 Men's Tennis Falls to Division I Georgetown, 6-1, on Sunday

Fredericksburg, Va.-- The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team fell 6-1 to Division I Georgetown on Sunday. The Eagles fell in two of the three doubles matches, and five of the six singles matches on the day. UMW moves to 12-4 on the year.

Tyler Carey and Evan Charles picked up a win at one doubles for the Eagles. The tandem defeated Alex Tropiano and Jack Murphy 9-7. The Hoyas won the other two matches to earn the doubles point, and take an early 1-0 lead.

Freshman Brandon Griffin earned the lone point for the Eagles on the day, winning at six singles. Griffin was a 6-3, 6-0 winner against Max Novak.

UMW returns to action with four matches next weekend. The Eagles take on Christopher Newport (3:00 p.m.) and Penn State-Harrisburg (6:00 p.m.) on Friday, before facing York (10:00 a.m.) and Swarthmore (2:00 p.m.) on Saturday. All four matches will be played in Fredericksburg.

 

Georgetown University 6, #17 University of Mary Washington 1
Mar 30, 2014 at Fredericksburg, Va. 

 


Singles competition
1. Daniel Khanin (GU) def. CAREY, Tyler (UMWMT) 6-4, 7-5
2. Alex Tropiano (GU) def. BLAKHIN, Alexander (UMWMT) 7-6 (7-2), 6-2
3. Jack Murphy (GU) def. GILMORE, Stratton (UMWMT) 6-4, 6-4
4. John Brosens (GU) def. CHARLES, Evan (UMWMT) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
5. Jordan Portner (GU) def. LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da (UMWMT) 6-4, 6-4
6. GRIFFIN, Brandon (UMWMT) def. Max Novak (GU) 6-3, 6-0


 


Doubles competition
1. CAREY, Tyler/CHARLES, Evan (UMWMT) def. Alex Tropiano/Jack Murphy (GU) 9-7
2. John Brosens/Jordan Portner (GU) def. GILMORE, Stratton/GRIFFIN, Brandon (UMWMT) 9-7
3. Daniel Khanin/Max Novak (GU) def. LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da/CURTIS, Andrew (UMWMT) 8-6