Mount Tennis Hosts Coppin State On Tuesday And Travels To Bucknell On Wednesday

Mount Tennis Hosts Coppin State On Tuesday And Travels To Bucknell On Wednesday

MOUNT ST. MARY'S MEN vs COPPIN STATE (SENIOR DAY)
Tuesday, April 9 | 2:00 PM
Emmitsburg, Md.
Mount Tennis Courts

MOUNT ST. MARY'S WOMEN vs COPPIN STATE
Tuesday, April 9 | 2:00 PM
Emmitsburg, Md.
Mount Tennis Courts

MOUNT ST. MARY'S MEN at BUCKNELL
Wednesday, April 10 | 4:00 PM
Lewisburg, Pa.
Varsity Courts

MOUNT ST. MARY'S WOMEN at BUCKNELL
Wednesday, April 10 | 4:00 PM
Lewisburg, Pa.
Varsity Courts

MEN'S SENIOR DAY
Mount St. Mary's would like to honor and thank Chris Lindsey for everything he has done here at the Mount. We wish you the best of luck in the future.

The Mount men's and women's tennis teams were downed by Sacred Heart on Sunday morning at Yale University on the Yale tennis courts. The Mount St. Mary's men were edged 4-3 by the Pioneers while the Mount St. Mary's women were defeated 6-1 by the Pioneers. 

Jean Armstrong and Alonso Garcia led the Mountaineers men with a singles match wins and doubles match wins on the day. For the Mount women, Alexa Quintanilla picked up her team leading 14th singles flight victory while she also added a doubles win to lead the team on the day.

ABOUT THE MOUNT MEN
Sacred Heart and Mount St. Mary's battled in a hard fought match that came down to the last singles flight. With the match all even at 3-3, the sixth and final flight came down to the very last third tie-breaker set that decided which team walked away with the win. In the sixth flight, Bryan Einstoss edged Evan Hine 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 in a matchup that came down to the end. The Pioneers took the first, second, and third flights before the sixth flight while the Mountaineers grabbed the number four and five flights. Alonso Garcia defeated Lucca Casalduc 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in the fourth slot while Jean Armstrong topped Francisco Del Valle 4-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the fifth slot.

In doubles competition, the Mount swept all three flights that gave them the doubles point. Jackson Wood/Parth Sharma edged Hosokawa/Wibmer 5-4 in the number one flight. In the second flight, Jean Armstrong/Evan Hine topped Casalduc/Einstoss 6-1. Lastly, Alonso Garcia/Gabriel Santos downed Sause/Del Valle 6-4 in the third flight.

ABOUT THE MOUNT WOMEN
In singles action, Sacred Heart clinched the match after they grabbed the third flight. The Pioneers also took all of the flights except for the number one flight. Mountaineers Alexa Quintanilla nabbed the win at the number one flight for the Mount's lone point of the match. 

Sacred Heart earned the point from doubles action after they took the second and third flights. Alexa Quintanilla and Hannah Davis did not finish their doubles flight match because the doubles point had already been decided.

MEN'S TEAM LEADERS
Singles victories:  Jackson Wood (11), Alonso Garcia (10), Gabriel Santos (9)
Doubles victories: Parth Sharma (15), Wood (13), Jean Armstrong (11), Evan Hine (11)
Duo victories: Wood/Sharma (13), Armstrong/Hine (8) Santos/Garcia (5)

WOMEN'S TEAM LEADERS
Singles victories: Alexa Quintanilla (14), Taylor Cook (8), Megan Smith (4), Hannah Davis (5)
Doubles victories: Davis (15), Quintanilla (14), Cook (11), Mia Pittman (10)
Duo victories: Quintanilla/Davis (9), Davis/Smith (6), Quintanilla/Cook (5), Cook/Pittman (5)

NEXT UP
The Mount men's squad will head to the first round of the Northeast Conference Championship on Thursday, April 18 while the Mountaineers women's team welcomes Geneso for their last match of the regular season on Saturday, April 13 at 2:00 PM.