The Mount Men's And Women's Tennis Teams Battle Hofstra In Home Opener On Wednesday

The Mount Men's And Women's Tennis Teams Battle Hofstra In Home Opener On Wednesday

MOUNT ST. MARY'S MEN vs HOFSTRA
Wednesday, March 20 | 2:00 PM
Emmitsburg, Md.
Mount Tennis Courts

MOUNT ST. MARY'S WOMEN vs HOFSTRA
Wednesday, March 20 | 2:00 PM
Emmitsburg, Md.
Mount Tennis Courts

ABOUT THE MOUNT MEN
The Mount St. Mary's men's tennis team was downed 7-0 by Bryant on Friday night. With the loss, the Mount drops to 1-11 on the year with a 0-1 conference record and with the win, the Bulldogs move to 12-9 this season with a conference mark of 2-0. 

Bryant swept singles play after they took all six flights by just two sets each. The Bulldogs earned the match win after Guido Argentini topped Jean Armstrong 6-0, 6-0 in the number four flight to give Bryant a 4-0 lead. Mountaineers' Alonso Garcia fought hard in the third flight but was edged 6-4, 6-3 by Artur Jakubowski.

The Bulldogs completed the match sweep after they took the number one, two, and three flights of doubles action. Bryant clinched the point from doubles play after Kuhar and Jakubowski defeated Garcia and Gabriel Santos 6-2. 

ABOUT THE MOUNT WOMEN
The Mount St. Mary's women's tennis squad was clipped 5-4 by Webber International on March 7. The Mountaineers swept all three flights of doubles action but only Taylor Cook won her singles flight. Cook now has five singles wins on the year so far. With the loss, the Mount women fell to 0-10 on the year.

Webber International grabbed a hold of the match after they won all of the flights of singles action except for the number three spot. The Mount's Taylor Cook topped Isabelle Niehoff 6-2, 6-0 in that third flight. Mia Pittman won her second set in the number four flight and Emma Blake took her first set in the fifth flight but fell in the third tie-breaker set.

The Mountaineers swept all three doubles flights but fell just short of the Warriors. Alexa Quintanilla and Hannah Davis topped Emily John and Paula John 9-7 in the first flight while Emma Blake and Megan Smith defeated Isabelle Niehoff and Svenja Koenig 8-1 in the number two flight. Taylor Cook and Mia Pittmantook the third flight by a forfeit victory that completed the doubles sweep for Mount St. Mary's.

MEN'S TEAM LEADERS
Singles victories:  Alonso Garcia (7), Gabriel Santos (7), Jackson Wood (6), Chris Lindsey (6)
Doubles victories: Parth Sharma (10), Jean Armstrong (9), Evan Hine (9), Wood (8)
Duo victories: Wood/Sharma (8), Armstrong/Hine (6) Armstrong/Garcia (3)

WOMEN'S TEAM LEADERS
Singles victories: Alexa Quintanilla (9), Taylor Cook (5), Megan Smith (4), Hannah Davis (3)
Doubles victories: Davis (11), Quintanilla (10), Smith (8), Cook (7)
Duo victories: Davis/Smith (6), Quintanilla/Cook (5), Emma Blake/Mia Pittman (5)

NEXT UP
The Mount men's and women's tennis teams battle St. Francis Brooklyn for a Northeast Conference dual matchup in Emmitsburg, Md. on Saturday, March 23 at 4 PM.