Men's Tennis Falls in Brooklyn, 6-1
BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Freshman John Yurconic of the Lafayette men’s tennis team notched the team’s lone point in a 6-1 defeat at St. Francis Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon.
Yurconic fought for the point at the second singles spot, winning in three sets. The first set win came in a tiebreaker by an 8-6 margin, but he dropped the second set, 6-3. In the third, though, he was able to come out on top by a 6-4 score to finish it off.
Below are the full results from Sunday’s match. Lafayette returns to Northwood Racquet Club on Saturday, welcoming Siena at 4 p.m.
St. Francis Brooklyn 6, Lafayette 1
Francisco Adolfo Blanco / Pablo Blasco-Torres (SFBK) def. Blake Oslan / Mason Keel (L) 7-5
Alejandro Ridruejo / Guillermo Artiz (SFBK) def. Daniel Kramer / John Yurconic (L) 6-3
Javier Navarro / Daniel Blasco (SFBK) def. Drew Rooks / Chris Kim (L) 7-6 (8-6)
Ridruejo (SFBK) def. Oslan (L) 6-3, 6-4
Yurconic (L) def. Navarro (SFBK) 7-6 (8-6), 3-6, 6-4
Blanco (SFBK) def. Kramer (L) 6-2, 6-1
Artiz (SFBK) def. Brandt Baldwin (L) 6-2, 6-3
Stefan Gmijovic (SFBK) def. Matthew DeBenedetto (L) 6-4, 6-4
Blasco (SFBK) was leading Keel (L) 5-2, DNF