Thursday, April 4, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College men's tennis team lost, 9-0, at home to Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) foe Grove City on Thursday. The Titans fell to 1-12 overall and 1-3 in the PAC, while the Wolverines improved to 3-3 overall and 1-1 in the league.
Titan junior Ryan Carr (Cheektowaga, NY / Cheektowaga Central) won the first set at no. 5 singles, 6-4, but lost 6-1 in the second set and 10-6 in the tie breaker.
Westminster is back on the courts on Friday when it hosts Thomas More at 4 p.m.
1. Peter Riley (GRO) def. Troy Abbott (WES) 6-1, 6-0
2. Caleb Fuller (GRO) def. Sean Black (WES) 6-0, 6-0
3. Anthony Rosselli (GRO) def. Brad Thomas (WES) 6-0, 6-0
4. Colby Beighey (GRO) def. Mike Matisi (WES) 6-2, 6-2
5. Blake Brogan (GRO) def. Ryan Carr (WES) 4-6, 6-1, 10-6
6. Jonathan Graber (GRO) def. Mark Andino (WES) 6-0, 6-2
1. Peter Riley/Caleb Fuller (GRO) def. Sean Black/Troy Abbott (WES) 8-0
2. Colby Beighey/Anthony Rosselli (GRO) def. Mike Matisi/Brad Thomas (WES) 8-6
3. Blake Brogan/Jonathan Graber (GRO) def. Ryan Carr/Marshall Finelli (WES) 8-3
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.