F&M Back On Winning Track With 9-0 Win Over Dickinson

F&M Back On Winning Track With 9-0 Win Over Dickinson

LANCASTER, Pa. -- Franklin & Marshall men's tennis dispatched of Dickinson by a 9-0 margin on Tuesday afternoon in Centennial Conference (CC) action. 

The Diplomats rolled through doubles, as all three pairings dropped no more than three games. Justin Pace and Tristan Steffe had the easiest job, rolling to an 8-1 final in the #2 slot.

Three different Diplomats cruised to similar 6-0, 6-1 scorelines, as Adrian Charchalis, Anthony Casale, and Ben Cooke took care of their opponents at #1, #5, and #6 singles, respectively. Justin Pace and Tristan Steffe were symmetrical in their victories, picking up 6-1, 6-1 and 6-2, 6-2 wins. Isaac Rockower had the toughest test, winning the first set 6-4, then clawing his way to a 10-8 pro set win in the third.

F&M takes the weekend off before hitting the road for the remainder of the season - dealing with Johns Hopkins and Gettysburg on Tuesday and Wednesday of next week in Centennial action.


Singles competition
1. Adrian Charchalis (FMC) def. Garrick Adams (DC-M) 6-0, 6-1
2. Justin Pace (FMC) def. Thomas Griffin (DC-M) 6-1, 6-1
3. Tristan Steffe (FMC) def. Levi Veleanu (DC-M) 6-2, 6-2
4. Isaac Rockower (FMC) def. Romano De Caprio (DC-M) 6-4, 5-7, 10-8
5. Anthony Casale (FMC) def. Matt Presite (DC-M) 6-0, 6-1
6. Ben Cooke (FMC) def. Florian Anderson (DC-M) 6-0, 6-1



Doubles competition
1. Adrian Charchalis/Isaac Rockower (FMC) def. Will Lewis/Romano De Caprio (DC-M) 8-3
2. Justin Pace/Tristan Steffe (FMC) def. Garrick Adams/Thomas Griffin (DC-M) 8-1
3. Anthony Casale/Ben Cooke (FMC) def. DJ Finnell/Levi Veleanu (DC-M) 8-3