Men’s Tennis Advances at PL Championship

April 20, 2017

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Lafayette men’s tennis team took care of business on Thursday afternoon in the first round of the Patriot League Championship, defeating Holy Cross at Navy by the minimum 4-0 score.

Blake Oslan, Andrew Reed, Paul Caruso and Chris Kim picked up the singles points for Lafayette, each winning in straight sets. The pairings of Oslan and Reed, and Matthew DeBenedetto and Keel, were the doubles winners, clinching the opening round victory.

Lafayette gets right back to the court on Friday morning, taking on top-seeded Army at 8 a.m. Below are the full results from Thursday’s match.

Holy Cross, W, 4-0

Singles
Blake Oslan (LC) def. Pat O’Shea (HC) 6-1, 6-0
Henry Harrs (HC) was leading Mason Keel (LC) 7-6 (2), 3-2, DNF
Andrew Reed (LC) def. Peter Campito (HC) 6-1, 6-3
Michael Varda (HC) was leading Drew Rooks (LC) 1-6, 6-3, 1-0, DNF
Paul Caruso (LC) def. Matthew Murphy (HC) 6-3, 6-3
Chris Kim (LC) was tied with Tom Cimini (HC) 6-1, 5-7, DNF


 

 

Doubles
Oslan / Reed (LC) def. Cimini / Lutz (HC) 6-1
Matthew DeBenedetto / Keel (LC) def. Harrs / Murphy (HC) 6-4
Kim / Rooks (LC) was leading Campito / Varda (HC) 6-5, DNF