March 20, 2011

#18 Mary Washington Tops Spartans

YORK, Pa. – The York College men's tennis team fell to #18 Mary Washington by a 9-0 result on Sunday in York. With the loss the Spartans fall to 5-3 (0-2 CAC) while the Eagles improve to 7-7 (3-0 CAC).

The Green and White put up a valiant effort in doubles play. In the first slot, Travis Klein and Colin Jones pushed Kevin Aquino and Riley Baver but fell to the UMW duo 8-6. Philip Myers and James Villari dropped an 8-4 result while Ryan Harvey and Justin Hostetter also fell 8-4.

In singles play, Jones fell to Alex Bahkin 6-4, 6-4 in the number three spot while Nathaniel Hoskins fell at sixth singles 6-0, 7-6.

The Spartans return to action on Tuesday, March 22, when they travel to Messiah to take on the Falcons in a 3:00 pm non-conference tilt.

RESULTS

PHOTO: James Villari plays a shot against Mary Washington on Saturday. Courtesy of Zach Clabaugh - www.sharpedgefoto.com