Leopards Bring Fall Tennis Home This Weekend
Sept. 28, 2007
EASTON, Pa. - The men's and women's tennis teams finally bring the fall tennis season home to Sullivan Courts this Sunday. On Friday, the men's tennis team travels to Rider to compete against the Broncs at 3 p.m. The women's team will host Towson University on Sunday at 1 p.m. and the men will face St. Francis (Pa.) at 3 p.m.
Both teams opened the season on the road in Rhode Island earlier in September.
Brown University hosted this year's Northeast Intercollegiate Invitational where senior Brett Kraft, sophomores Matt McGranaghan and James Murphy and rookies Kyle MacLelland and James Sparacio all competed. Kraft with Murphy and McGranaghan with MacLelland participated in the doubles competition.
The women traveled to Rhode Island as well, competing in the ECAC Open at Newport on Sept. 15. The Leopards tied for third with four members earning individual silvers. Senior Jacqui Bonder and junior Nancy Parker earned the silver in doubles. Rookies Allie Seranko and Rachel Rohinsky received silver in third and fourth singles, respectively.
Sophomore Eric Wiley paired with Kraft to win silver in doubles at the ECAC South competition on Sept. 22-23. In singles, McGranaghan and Murphy competed in the first and third flights, respectively. McGranaghan started the ECAC with a 6-3, 6-3, loss. The Pennington, N.J. native continued with a win by forfeit in his consolation match. Murphy soundly defeated Keith Feinman from Morvian, 6-0, 6-0, but lost 7-6 (4), 6-0 to Delaware's Sam Barrer.
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