Saturday, April 6, 2013
WAYNESBURG, Pa. - The Westminster College men's tennis team lost, 6-3, at Waynesburg on Saturday. The Titans fell to 2-13 overall and 2-4 in the PAC, while the Yellow Jackets improved to 6-3 overall and 3-0 in the conference.
Titan sophomore Mike Matisi (Lowellville, OH / Lowellville) at no. 4 (3-6, 6-1, 6-0) and junior Ryan Carr (Cheektowaga, NY / Cheektowaga Central) at no. 5 (6-0, 6-0) picked up singles wins. Carr also paired up senior Marshall Finelli (Girard, OH / Ursuline) for an 8-3 win at no. 3 doubles.
Westminster will next compete at Allegheny on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
No. 1 - Isaiah Cochran (WU) def. Troy Abbott (6-1, 6-1)
No. 2 - Philip Littlejohn (WU) def. Sean Black (6-1, 4-6, 6-2)
No. 3 - Jon Anderson (WU) def. Brad Thomas (6-3, 6-2)
No. 4 - Mike Matisi (WC) def. Corey Rearick (3-6, 6-1, 6-0)
No. 5 - Ryan Carr (WC) def. Colon Phillips (6-0, 6-0)
No. 6 - Zackary Graham (WU) def. Mark Andino (6-1, 6-4)
No. 1 - Isaiah Cochran/Colin Phillips (WU) def. Sean Black/Troy Abbott (8-2)
No. 2 - Jon Anderson/Philip Littlejohn (WU) def. Brad Thomas/Mike Matisi (9-8 (7-4)
No. 3 - Marshall Finelli/Ryan Carr (WC) def. def. Corey Rearick/Zackary Graham (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.