The Mount Men's Tennis Team Takes On Sacred Heart Saturday In Hershey

The Mount Men's Tennis Team Takes On Sacred Heart Saturday In Hershey

MOUNT ST. MARY'S 3-9 (0-1 NEC) vs SACRED HEART 3-8 (0-0 NEC)
Saturday, March 24 | 6:30 PM
Hershey, Pa.
Hershey Racquet Club

ABOUT THE MOUNT
The Mount match against Bucknell Wednesday, March 21 was cancelled due to snow. The Mount St. Mary's men's tennis team was last in action Sunday at James Madison University where the team was toppled 6-1. Freshman, Parth Sharma recorded his, team leading, 15th singles victory of the year for the Mount's lone point on the match. James Madison took all three doubles flights to record the point from doubles action. Brandon Wortkotter and Jackson Wood were edged 7-5 in the number one flight and Sharma and Evan Hine were topped 6-2 in the third flight to finish out doubles competition. In singles action, JMU won the first and second flights before Sharma defeated Pierre Kohler 6-7, 6-4, and 10-8 in the third flight. James Madison picked up the next three flights to close out the match. Mount St. Mary's drops to 3-9 on the season and James Madison jumps to 12-3. 

TEAM LEADERS
Singles victories: Parth Sharma (15), Jackson Wood (13), Brandon Wortkotter (13)
Doubles victories: Wood (16), Wortkotter (12), Two tied with (9)
Doubles teams: Wood/Wortkotter (10), Sharma/Evan Hine (6), Burau/Wood (3)

NEXT UP
The Mountaineers are scheduled to have two matches on Sunday, March 25 but due the snow on the courts the matches might get cancelled. There will be another release that will come out if the matches do get cancelled. After this weekend, the Mount travels to St. Francis Brooklyn for a match on Wednesday, March 28 at 1:00 p.m.