The No. 5 Seeded Mount Men's Tennis Team Was Topped 4-0 By No. 1 Seed Bryant In The NEC Semifinals On Friday

The No. 5 Seeded Mount Men's Tennis Team Was Topped 4-0 By No. 1 Seed Bryant In The NEC Semifinals On Friday

West Windsor, N.J. (April 19, 2019) - The Mount St. Mary's men's tennis team's season comes to an end after No. 1 seeded Bryant topped the No. 5 seeded Mountaineers 4-0 in the Semifinals of the Northeast Conference Championships on Friday afternoon.

Doubles Recap

  • The Bulldogs grabbed the early 1-0 lead in the match after they won the point from doubles action.
  • The Mount duos leaders Parth Sharma and Jackson Wood did not finish their double flight in the first spot because the doubles point had already been decided.
  • Sharma and Wood finished the season with a team leading 15 doubles wins and sits just below fifth all-time in a single season with a 15-5 record.

Singles Recap

  • Bryant clinched the match victory and advanced to the Finals of the NEC Championships after they grabbed flight wins in the number two, four, and six spots.
  • Jackson Wood, Gabriel Santos, and Jean Armstrong each had unfinished matches in the first, third, and fifth flights because the match victory had already been clinched.
  • Wood and freshman Alonso Garcia ended the season tied for a team high with 12 singles wins while Santos tabbed second on the team with 10 victories.
  • With his 12 wins this season, in just his first two years Jackson Wood has 30 singles flight wins and has a combined record of 30-19.

Bryant 4, Mount St. Mary's Men 0

Singles competition
1. Matt Kuhar (BRY) vs. Jackson Wood (MSMM) 7-5, 5-2, unfinished
2. Wilson Dong (BRY) def. Parth Sharma (MSMM) 6-4, 6-2
3. Artur Jakubowski (BRY) vs. Gabriel Santos (MSMM) 6-3, 4-6, unfinished
4. Guido Argentini (BRY) def. Alonso Garcia (MSMM) 6-1, 6-3
5. ORTIZ-GARCIA, J I (BRY) vs. Jean Armstrong (MSMM) 4-6, 6-0, 3-1, unfinished
6. Michael Plutt (BRY) def. Evan Hine (MSMM) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Matt Kuhar/Artur Jakubowski (BRY) vs. Jackson Wood/Parth Sharma (MSMM) 3-5, unfinished
2. Guido Argentini/MASSAM, Trent (BRY) def. Jean Armstrong/Evan Hine (MSMM) 6-3
3. ORTIZ-GARCIA, J I/Grant Pertile (BRY) def. Alonso Garcia/Gabriel Santos (MSMM) 6-2

Match Notes:
2019 NEC Men's Tournament Semifinals
#1 Bryant vs. #5 Mount St. Mary's