Men's Tennis Toppled By No. 28 Haverford

Men's Tennis Toppled By No. 28 Haverford

HAVERFORD, Pa. -- Franklin & Marshall men's tennis fell 8-1 to No. 28 Haverford in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats (4-5, 1-3 CC) forced the issue at multiple spots on the ladder, but Haverford (7-5, 2-1 CC) snagged three-set victories at a pair of singles spots and a tiebreaker victory at #2 doubles to secure the win.

The doubles pairing of Adrian Charchalis and Isaac Rockower pulled out the lone point for the Diplomats, picking up an 8-6 win at #1 doubles.

Charchalis and Anthony Casale pushed their opponents to the limit in three-set losses at #1 and #5 singles, while Isaac Rockower forced tiebreakers in both sets at #4 singles.

F&M now turns its attention to Dickinson on Tuesday afternoon beginning at 4:00 p.m.

 

Singles competition
1. George Jiang (HAVM) def. Adrian Charchalis (FMC) 5-7, 6-1, 7-5
2. Andreas Wingert (HAVM) def. Justin Pace (FMC) 6-3, 6-3
3. Danny Loder (HAVM) def. Tristan Steffe (FMC) 6-3, 7-5
4. Stefan Johnson (HAVM) def. Isaac Rockower (FMC) 7-6 (10-8), 7-6 (7-5)
5. Adam Chow (HAVM) def. Anthony Casale (FMC) 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
6. James McKenzie (HAVM) def. Alexander Cooke (FMC) 6-1, 6-2

 

 

Doubles competition
1. Adrian Charchalis/Isaac Rockower (FMC) def. George Jiang/Stefan Johnson (HAVM) 8-6
2. Patrick Kley/Adam Chow (HAVM) def. Justin Pace/Tristan Steffe (FMC) 8-7 (7-5)
3. Jackson Trevor/Justin Minvera (HAVM) def. Anthony Casale/Alexander Cooke (FMC) 8-5