March 9, 2009
EASTON, Pa. - After two straight losses, the Lafayette men's tennis team got back on track on Saturday with a 6-1 win over Fordham, improving its record to 3-2.
The Leopards claimed five of the six singles matches once Eric Wiley got things rolling with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Dallas Harting. After winning his first set 6-4, Justin Haar blanked Kevin Maloney in the second set for the victory.
Matt McGranaghan and Haar lost a hard fought doubles match, 8-7, to Austin Shoup and Dallas Harting, but the Leopards rebounded with two wins from doubles pairs Doug Gallagher and Kyle MacLelland (8-3) and James Murphy and Andrew Morris (8-4).
Lafayette heads out for a four-match road trip beginning at Winston-Salem State on March 16 at 3 p.m.
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