HARRISON, N.Y.- The Sacred Heart University men's tennis team fell to Fordham today by a final score of 5-2. The team returns to action on Saturday, Feb. 16 when the Pioneers face Colgate. Match-time is set for 4:00 p.m.
The Pioneers were able to take away a trio of victories one on the singles front and two in doubles play. The singles win came from freshman William Wibmer as he defeated Max Green 6-4, 6-4. In doubles the duo of William Wibmer and sophomore Luca Casalduc Pla defeated Fabian Mauritzson and Lutwin de Macar 7-5. Then the pairing of junior Chris Sause and graduate student Francisco Del Valle defeated Jofre Segarra and Allen Thomes 6-2 to earn the team's second win in doubles play.
1. Fabian Mauritzson (FORDHAM) def. Seiji Hosokawa (SHU1) 6-2, 7-5
2. William Wibmer (SHU1) def. Max Green (FORDHAM) 6-4, 6-4
3. Lutwin de Macar (FORDHAM) def. Luca Casalduc Pla (SHU1) 6-2, 5-7, 11-9
4. Finn Kemper (FORDHAM) def. Chris Sause (SHU1) 6-0, 6-0
5. Alex Makatsaria (FORDHAM) def. Bryan Einstoss (SHU1) 6-2, 6-1
6. Jeremy Chung (FORDHAM) def. Omar Abdo (SHU1) 6-3, 6-2
2. William Wibmer/Luca Casalduc Pla (SHU1) def. Fabian Mauritzson/Lutwin de Macar (FORDHAM) 7-5