#17 Men's Tennis Defeats CNU and Penn State-Harrisburg on Friday

Fredericksburg, Va.-- The #17 University of Mary Washington men's tennis team defeated a pair of CAC foes in Christopher Newport and Penn State-Harrisburg on Friday. UMW dispatched the Captains 8-1, and the Lions 9-0 to move to 14-4, 3-0 CAC on the year.

UMW took all three doubles matches, with Tyler Carey and Evan Charles picking up a 9-7 win at one doubles. Stratton Gilmore and Brandon Griffin won at two doubles 8-6, while Andrew Curtis and David Lunding-Johansson won 8-4 at three doubles.

The Eagles took five of the six singles matches, started by Carey at one winning 6-1, 6-2. Stratton Gilmore, David Lunding-Johansson and Brandon Griffin each won in straight set. Gilmore was a 6-1, 6-1 winner at three with David winning two and two at five. Griffin was a 6-0, 6-1 winner at six. Evan Charles rounded out the wins at four singles in three sets. Charles was a 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (7-4) winner.

Against the Lions, UMW won all three doubles and all six singles matches in straight sets. Carey and Griffin teamed up at one doubles to win 8-2, while Lunding-Johansson and Andrew Curtis won by the sme score at two. Scott Buie and Alex Cragg picked up a doubles win at number three, 8-3.

Four of the six singles win were won 6-0, 6-0. Carey (one singles), Charles (two singles), Lunding-Johansson (three singles), and Cragg (six singles) each won by that score. Curtis won his singles match at number four by a score of 6-0, 6-1. Buie rounded out the wins at number five, 6-1, 6-1.

The Eagles return to the courts with a pair of home matches tomorrow. The Eagles host York at 10:00 a.m., then face Swarthmore at 2:00 p.m.

#17 University of Mary Washington 8, Christopher Newport University 1
Apr 04, 2014 at Fredericksburg, Va. 

 


Singles competition
1. CAREY, Tyler (UMWMT) def. Sam Thomson (CNU) 6-1, 6-2
2. Steven Boslet (CNU) def. BLAKHIN, Alexander (UMWMT) 6-2, 6-4
3. GILMORE, Stratton (UMWMT) def. Chiraag Shetty (CNU) 6-1, 6-1
4. CHARLES, Evan (UMWMT) def. Joey Manilla (CNU) 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (7-4)
5. LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da (UMWMT) def. Joona Rahko (CNU) 6-2, 6-2
6. GRIFFIN, Brandon (UMWMT) def. Arttu Fiva (CNU) 6-0, 6-1


 


Doubles competition
1. CAREY, Tyler/CHARLES, Evan (UMWMT) def. Steven Boslet/Sam Thomson (CNU) 9-7
2. GILMORE, Stratton/GRIFFIN, Brandon (UMWMT) def. Joey Manilla/Chiraag Shetty (CNU) 8-6
3. CURTIS, Andrew/LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da (UMWMT) def. Joona Rahko/Michael Dodd (CNU) 8-4

#17 University of Mary Washington 9, Penn State Harrisburg 0
Apr 04, 2014 at Fredericksburg, Va. 

 


Singles competition
1. CAREY, Tyler (UMWMT) def. Johnny Xue (PSH) 6-0, 6-0
2. CHARLES, Evan (UMWMT) def. Ben Leibig (PSH) 6-0, 6-0
3. LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da (UMWMT) def. Chris Magee (PSH) 6-0, 6-0
4. CURTIS, Andrew (UMWMT) def. Alex Koltun (PSH) 6-0, 6-1
5. BUIE, Scott (UMWMT) def. Tyler Loy (PSH) 6-1, 6-1
6. CRAGG, Alexander (UMWMT) def. Vincent Lepore III (PSH) 6-0, 6-0


 


Doubles competition
1. CAREY, Tyler/GRIFFIN, Brandon (UMWMT) def. Ben Leibig/Chris Magee (PSH) 8-2
2. LUNDIG-JOHANSSON, Da/CURTIS, Andrew (UMWMT) def. Alex Koltun/Vincent Lepore III (PSH) 8-2
3. BUIE, Scott/CRAGG, Alexander (UMWMT) def. Tyler Loy/Austin King (PSH) 8-3