ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University men's tennis team suffered a loss at the hands of Duquesne, 4-3, on Sunday afternoon.
In No. 2 singles, Hector Martinez picked up a close victory in straight sets, 7-6, 7-6.
Victor Blanco and Lukas Linden Malmberg both came out on top in their respective matches. Blanco took the first set, 6-2, dropped the second set, but then rallied in the third set to take the win, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4. Malmberg dropped the first set in his match but then put in a strong effort to take the final two sets for the win, 5-7, 6-1, 6-3.
Up next, St. Bonaventure will return to action on Friday at the St. Bonaventure Fitness Center as they play host to Mercyhurst.
No 1.) Corrao/Akins (DUQ) def. Victor Blanco/Hector Martinez (SBU): 7-6
No 2.) Kane/Isaacs (DUQ) def. Indra Patwardhan/Lukas Linden Malmberg (SBU): 6-3
No 3.) Guillermo Garcia/John Rutkowski (SBU) def. Ong/Bendel (DUQ): 7-6
No 1.) Victor Blanco (SBU) def. Dimitris Stavropoulos (DUQ): 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
No 2.) Hector Martinez (SBU) def. Drew Akins (DUQ): 7-6, 7-6
No 3.) Tim Kane (DUQ) def. Indra Patwardhan (SBU): 6-7, 7-5, 6-0
No 4.) Jared Isaacs (DUQ) def. Guillermo Garcia (SBU): 6-3, 6-2
No 5.) Lukas Linden Malmberg (SBU) def. Andrew Ong (DUQ): 5-7. 6-1, 6-3
No 6.) Chris Corrao (DUQ) def. John Rutkowski (SBU): 6-3, 7-5