MOUNT ST. MARY'S vs ST. FRANCIS BROOKLYN
Saturday, March 23 | 4:00 PM
Mount Tennis Courts
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The Mount St. Mary's men's tennis team was topped by Hofstra on Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Jackson Wood and junior Gabriel Santos led the squad with wins in singles competition on the day.
Jackson Wood returned from injury for the Mount and he picked right up where he left off by grabbing a win in the number one singles flight. Wood edged Hofstra's Marcus Smith 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 in a tough battle that went all three sets. In the number three flight, Gabriel Santos picked up the only other point in the match for the Mountaineers after he defeated Coco Haener 6-4, 7-5. After Mount St. Mary's tied the match at 2-2 with wins in the first and third flights, the Pride clinched the victory after they pulled out wins in the fourth and fifth flights.
In doubles action, Hofstra completed the clean sweep of doubles flights after they took all three flights. The Pride won the point from doubles after they won the number three and number two flights.
Singles victories: Gabriel Santos (8), Alonso Garcia (7), Jackson Wood (7), Chris Lindsey (6)
Doubles victories: Parth Sharma (10), Jean Armstrong (9), Evan Hine (9), Wood (8)
Duo victories: Wood/Sharma (8), Armstrong/Hine (6) Armstrong/Garcia (3)
The Mount men's team will host Fairleigh Dickinson for a Northeast Conference matchup on Saturday, March 31 at 2:00 PM.