Franciscan Defeats Men's Tennis

Franciscan Defeats Men's Tennis
ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's tennis team dropped its second Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) match, falling 9-0 to Franciscan on Friday night at Westwood Racquet Club. 
Score: Franciscan 9, Penn State Behrend 0
Records: Franciscan (6-9, 4-0 AMCC) Behrend (5-12, 3-2 AMCC)
Key Moments:
* The three doubles matches were decided by six points in favor of the Barons
* Mitchell May (Erie, PA/Harbor Creek) and Brent McFarland (Austinburg, OH/Geneva) went into extra games to determine a winner
* May and McFarland fell 8-7 (7-5) at the No. 2 spot
* Sebastian Alba (Cochabamba, Bolivia/Cochabamba Cooperative School) and Lonny Diaz (Panama City, Panama/Colegio) were close to winning at No. 3 doubles, getting edged 8-6 by Walter Matt and Aidan Howard
* Michael Duckett (Girard, PA/Fairview) and Noah Colvin (Warren, PA/Warren) posted their second straight 8-5 loss at No. 1 doubles
* Franciscan was able to win all six singles matches to remain undefeated in conference play
Next Up:
* The Lions return to action tomorrow at home against Pitt-Greensburg. Match begins at 1 p.m.


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