Mount St. Mary's Men's Tennis Travels To Delaware On Saturday

Mount St. Mary's Men's Tennis Travels To Delaware On Saturday

MOUNT ST. MARY'S 6-12 (2-4 NEC) vs DELAWARE 14-7 (0-3 CAA)
Saturday, April 14 | 10:00 AM
Newark, Del.
DFH Outdoor Courts

The Mount men's tennis team was downed 6-1 on Thursday evening. Brandon Wortkotterand Jackson Wood continued to stay undefeated in conference play at the number one flight of doubles competition. Wortkotter is two wins away from tying the all-time record for doubles career victories and only three wins away from breaking it.

Despite Wortkotter and Wood recording the doubles flight win in the number one spot, Fairleigh Dickinson took the early one point advantage from doubles play by winning the number two and three flights. 

Jean Armstrong recorded the only point of the match for the Mount by edging Chan 6-3, 5-7, 10-8 in the fourth flight. The Knights won the other five singles flights to secure the 6-1 match victory. With the loss, the Mountaineers drop to 6-12 on the season with a 2-4 mark in Northeast conference play and with the win, Fairleigh Dickinson moves to 4-13 with a conference record of 2-3.

Singles victories: Parth Sharma (17), Jackson Wood (17), Brandon Wortkotter (14)
Doubles victories: Wood (22), Wortkotter (18), Jean Armstrong (12)
Doubles teams: Wood/Wortkotter (16), Sharma/Evan Hine (7), Armstrong/Gabriel Santos (6)

The Mount welcome Hampton to close out the regular season on Tuesday, April 17 for Senior Day at 3:00 PM.