Wednesday, March 27, 2013NEW CASTLE, Pa. - The Westminster College men's tennis team lost, 8-1, to Saint Vincent on Wednesday at the North Beaver Tennis Center. The Titans dropped to 1-11 overall and 1-2 in the Presidents' Athletic Conference, while the Bearcats improved to 4-3 overall and 3-0 in the conference.
Sophomore Mike Matisi (Lowellville, OH / Lowellville) picked up the lone Titan win at no. 4 singles. Matisi came back from being down 4-6 in the first set and won set two 6-2 and the tiebreaker at 10-3.
Westminster is back on the courts next Tuesday when it hosts Grove City at 3 p.m.
1. Dave Cenkner (SVC) def. Troy Abbott (WES) 7-5, 6-0
2. Tony Costantino (SVC) def. Sean Black (WES) 6-0, 6-1
3. Anthony Nemanic (SVC) def. Brad Thomas (WES) 6-0, 6-1
4. Mike Matisi (WES) def. Nathan Walch (SVC) 4-6, 6-2, 10-3
5. Chris Andrejcik (SVC) def. Ryan Carr (WES) 6-1, 6-3
6. Sean Malone (SVC) def. Mark Andino (WES) 6-0, 6-0
1. Dave Cenkner/Anthony Nemanic (SVC) def. Sean Black/Troy Abbott (WES) 8-1
2. Tony Costantino/Chris Andrejcik (SVC) def. Brad Thomas/Mike Matisi (WES) 8-3
3. Sean Malone/Nathan Walch (SVC) def. Ryan Carr/Marshall Finelli (WES) 8-2
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.