Mount Men's Tennis Competes In Loyola Invitational This Weekend

Mount Men's Tennis Competes In Loyola Invitational This Weekend

LOYOLA INVITATIONAL
Baltimore, Md. | McClure Tennis Center at Ridley Athletic Complex
September 21-23

MEN'S TEAMS COMPETING
Mount St. Mary's, Loyola, Lafayette, John's Hopkins

TOURNAMENT HOMEPAGE/DRAWS

ABOUT THE MOUNT
Two Mountaineer duos clashed for first and second place at a rain shortened Bucknell Invitational at the beginning of the month. The sophomore pair of Jackson Wood and Parth Sharma took home first, and the junior freshmen team of Jean Armstrong and Alonzo Garcia brought home second place.

LAST SEASON'S LOYOLA INVITATIONAL
Jackson Wood and Jean Armstrong took home fifth place after defeating Loyola's Cash and Burch 2-1 in the finals of the North bracket. The Mount duo topped Cash and Burch 6-3 in the doubles match and Wood defeated Cash 6-3, 6-3 but Armstrong was edged 6-2, 6-2. Evan Hine and Parth Sharma were topped 2-1 by Johns Hopkins' Saferan and Hogan for seventh place. The Blue Jay's duo defeated Hine and Sharma 6-2 in the doubles match, and Saferan blanked Hine 6-1, 6-0, but Sharma edged Hogan 5-7, 6-1, 10-5.

MEN'S LEADERS
Singles victories:  Jackson Wood (1), Parth Sharma (1), Gabriel Santos (1), Evan Hine (1), Chris Lindsey (1)
Doubles victories: Wood (4), Sharma (4), Jean Armstrong (3), Alonzo Garcia (3)
Duo victories: Wood/Sharma (4), Armstrong/Garcia (3)

NEXT UP
The Mount St. Mary's men's tennis team return home for the Mount Invitational on September 28-30.