Mount Men's And Women's Tennis Blanked By Duquesne On Friday Night

Mount Men's And Women's Tennis Blanked By Duquesne On Friday Night

Pittsburgh, Pa. (April 5, 2019) - The Mount St. Mary's men's and women's tennis teams were both blanked by Duquesne on Friday night in Pittsburgh. The duo of Evan Hine and Jean Armstrong picked up the only Mount win of the match in the number two doubles flight for the men's squad.

Men's Recap

The Dukes clinched the match win after they won the fifth, third, and second singles flights by just two sets each. Since the match was already clinched, the two teams did not finish the number three, four, and six flights.

In doubles action, Duquesne won the point from doubles play by taking the first and second flights. Jean Armstrong and Evan Hine won their seventh doubles flight of the year after they edged Corrao/Akins 7-6 in the number two spot.

Women's Recap

The Duquesne women's squad clinched the match by taking the first, third, and sixth flights all by just two sets. 

The Dukes clinched the point from doubles competition after they won the number one and number two flights while they completed the clean match sweep by taking the third flight as well.

The Mountaineers men and women head to Yale for a Northeast Conference matchup against Sacred Heart on Sunday, April 7 at 7 AM.

Men: Duquesne 4, Mount St. Mary's 0

Singles competition
1. Chris Corrao (DUQ) def. Parth Sharma (MSMM) 6-2, 6-2
2. Alejandro Rodriquez-Vidal (DUQ) def. Gabriel Santos (MSMM) 6-2, 6-3
3. Alex Mascioli (DUQ) vs. Alonso Garcia (MSMM) unfinished
4. Jared Isaacs (DUQ) vs. Jean Armstrong (MSMM) unfinished
5. Dane Bendel (DUQ) def. Evan Hine (MSMM) 6-3. 6-2
6. Graham Conron (DUQ) vs. Christian Duran (MSMM) unfinished
Order of Finish: (5,1,2)

Doubles competition
1. Mascioli/Isaac (DUQ) def. Sharma/Wood (MSMM) 6-1
2. Hine/Armstrong (MSMM) def. Corrao/ Akins (DUQ) 7-6
3. Bendel/Rodriguez-Vidal (DUQ) def. Garcia/Santos (MSMM) 6-2
Order of Finish: (1,3,2)

Women: Duquesne 4, Mount St. Mary's 0

Singles competition
1. Julianne Herman (DUQ) def. Megan Smith (MSMW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Laurel Shymansky (DUQ) vs. Hannah Davis (MSMW) 4-1, unfinished
3. Maddy Adams (DUQ) def. Taylor Cook (MSMW) 6-1, 6-3
4. Aishwarya Kona (DUQ) vs. Mia Pittman (MSMW) 0-5, unfinished
5. Miranda Bishard (DUQ) vs. Emma Blake (MSMW) unfinished
6. Tyra Abdulla (DUQ) def. Bri Gallagher (MSMW) 6-1
Order of Finish: (1,6,3)

Doubles competition
1. Herman/Meredith Lee (DUQ) def. Cook/Smith (MSMW) 6-0
2. Shymansky/Adams (DUQ) def. Davis/Blake (MSMW) 6-2
3. Mitta/Abdalla (DUQ) def. Gallagher/Pittman (MSMW) 6-3
Order of Finish: (1,3,2)

Match Notes:
Mount St. Mary's Men (3-15)                                      Mount St. Mary's Women (1-16)
Duquesne Men (10-9)                                                    Duquesne Women (11-6)