Men's Tennis Picks Up Six Wins at MAC Individual Championships

Michael Brady
Michael Brady

WILKES-BARRE, Pa.- Two doubles teams and four singles' entries won first round matches for the Blazers at the Middle Atlantic Conference Men's Tennis Individual Championships.

The doubles pairings of Alex Sexton and Michael Brady along with Matthew Betz and Andrew Heon picked up wins. In singles, Brady, Jorden Hahn, Betz and Heon advanced to the quarterfinals.

Recap

  • Brady defeated Noah Jessie of Albright by a score of 6-3, 6-2 in the first round but was upended by King's Tyler Millan 6-1, 6-1 in the quarterfinals.
  • At third singles, Jorden Hahn was a winner over Delaware Valley's Ryan Lombardo. Hahn took Kevin Weller of FDU-Florham to a third set tiebreak in the quarterfinal but ultimately fell 6-4, 2-6, 10-6.
  • Betz won at fifth singles over Keller Martin from Messiah 6-4, 6-1. He then fell in the quarterfinal to Chris Maderitz 6-0, 6-0.
  • At fifth singles, Heon bested Alvernia's Brad Viggiano 6-1, 6-1. In the quarterfinal, he was downed by Chris Firoenza of FDU-Florham 6-4, 7-5.
  • Sexton and Brady teamed up to beat Harkcom and Lombardo from Delaware Valley 8-0. They were defeated in the quarterfinal by Dunn and Graybeal of Messiah 8-2.
  • The duo of Betz and Heon went on to win 8-1 over Pederson and Dang of Lycoming. Zinzer and Hanak from Arcadia defeated the Blazers' pairing in the quarterfinals 8-4.

Notes

The tournament concludes Hood's fall season.

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