Tough Battle at Home

Go Leopards! Justin Haar wins first set, falls in next two.
Justin Haar wins first set, falls in next two.

March 25, 2010

EASTON, Pa. -

The Lafayette men’s tennis team played a tough game but was unable to win a match and lost 7-0 against Delaware on Wednesday afternoon, falling to 4-5 on the season.

Justin Haar won the only set for the Leopards but still was defeated by Andre Vorobyov 1-6, 6-2, 6-0. Eric Wiley performed well but was defeated by Austin Longacre 7-6 (6), 6-3.

James Murphy teamed up with Andrew Morris in doubles and lost a tough one to Courtney Scott and Camilo Perez 8-6.

The men play a weekend of Patriot League foes starting with Army on Friday at noon, Holy Cross on Saturday at 3 p.m. and Colgate on Sunday at 8 a.m., all matches will be played at West Point, N. Y.

Singles

No. 1: Austin Longacre def. Eric Wiley 7-6 (6), 6-3

No. 2: Gokay Celik def. Doug Gallagher 6-3, 6-4

No. 3: Courtney Scott def. Steven Benezra 6-3, 6-2

No. 4: Andre Vorobyov def. Justin Haar 1-6, 6-2, 6-0

No. 5:Sam Barrer def. Scott Gelbman 6-3, 6-2

No. 6: Jeff Marshall def. James Murphy 6-3, 6-3

 

Doubles

No. 1: Longacre/Celik def. Wiley/Gallagher 8-3


 

 

No. 2: Vorobyov/Barrer def. Gelbman/Kyle MacLelland 8-3

No. 3: Scott/Camilo Perez def. Murphy/Andrew Morris 8-6

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