Men's Tennis Defeats Siena 6-1

Men's Tennis Defeats Siena 6-1

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y.- The Sacred Heart University Men's Tennis team defeated Siena by a final score of 6-1 this afternoon. The Pioneers will return to action on Friday, March 15 when the Pioneers host Hofstra. Matches begin at 5:00 p.m.

Five out of six Pioneers would win their singles matches which included first-year William Wibmer continuing his impressive season as he defeated Thomas Del Olmo, 6-3, 6-3. In doubles play the duo of junior Seiji Hosokawa and fellow junior Chris Sause would defeat Sagar Bains and Matt Bellino 6-2 while sophomore Luca Casalduc and graduate student Francisco Del Valle would defeat Muhammad Sawani and Cameron Kirkwood 6-3 to help push the Pioneers ahead to a 6-1 victory.

Singles competition

1. Seiji Hosokawa (SHU1) def. Sagar Bains (SIENA) 1-6, 6-1, 10-8

2. William Wibmer (SHU1) def. Thomas Del Olmo (SIENA) 6-3, 6-3

3. Kevin Chao (SHU1) def. Guillermo Torres (SIENA) 6-4, 6-0

4. Muhammad Sawani (SIENA) def. Luca Casalduc Pla (SHU1) 7-5, 6-2

5. Chris Sause (SHU1) def. Geovanny Mendoza (SIENA) 6-2, 4-6, 10-4

6. Francisco Del Valle (SHU1) def. Matt Bellino (SIENA) 6-3, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Thomas Del Olmo/Guillermo Torres (SIENA) def. William Wibmer/Kevin Chao (SHU1) 6-3

2. Seiji Hosokawa/Chris Sause (SHU1) def. Sagar Bains/Matt Bellino (SIENA) 6-2

3. Luca Casalduc Pla/Francisco Del Valle (SHU1) def. Muhammad Sawani/Cameron Kirkwood (SIENA) 6-3


Match Notes:

Sacred Heart 4-8

Siena College 3-8

Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (3,2,1,4,6,5)

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