Friday, March 16, 2012
LATROBE, Pa. - The Westminster College men's tennis team lost 7-2 to Saint Vincent College in its first Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) matchup of the 2012 season on Friday. The Titans fell to 0-7 on the season and 0-1 in the PAC, while the Bearcats improved to 3-2 overall and remain undefeated in the conference at 2-0.
Freshman Mike Matisi (Lowellville, OH / Lowellville) won at sixth singles for the Titans (6-3, 6-0).
The duo of seniors Drew Trifelos (Newark, OH / Granville Christian Academy) and Sean Black (Aurora, OH / Aurora) won at second doubles 8-6.
Westminster is back in action tomorrow versus Waynesburg at 12:00pm, the first home match of the season.
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, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 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 42 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.