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Explorers Sneak Past Bonnies, 4-3

Explorers Sneak Past Bonnies, 4-3

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The St. Bonaventure University men's tennis team dropped a heartbreaker, 4-3, to La Salle Saturday morning on the road.

Indra Patwardhan earned the first point for the Bonnies, taking his match at No. 1 singles against Francesco Mowrey in three sets, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4. Martin Estevarena was the next to win for the Brown and White, defeating Connor Merril in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2.

Also winning for the Bonnies was Marco Rivolo at No. 6 singles in straight sets over Patrick Pascual, 6-2, 6-2.

The Bonnies return to the court Sunday, April 7 against Saint Joseph's. That match is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m.

RESULTS
La Salle 4, St. Bonaventure 3
Singles
1. Indra Patwardhan (SBUM) def. Francesco Mowrey (LAS) 6-4, 2-6, 6-4
2. Martin Estevarena (SBUM) def. Connor Merrill (LAS) 6-2, 6-2
3. Rogelio Gonzalez (LAS) def. Lukas Linden Malmberg (SBUM) 6-0, 6-3
4. Nassim Fenjiro (LAS) def. John Rutkowski (SBUM) 6-1, 6-2
5. Marco Rivolo (SBUM) def. Patrick Pascual (LAS) 6-2, 6-2
6. Colin Lucius (LAS) def. Jonni Heikkila (SBUM) 3-6, 7-6, 6-4

Doubles
1. Fancesco Mowrey/Nassim Fenjiro (LAS) def. Indra Patwardhan/Lukas Linden Malmberg (SBUM) 6-3
2. Connor Merrill/Rogelio Gonzalez (LAS) def. John Rutkowski/Marco Rivolo (SBUM) 6-3
3. Colin Lucius/Andrija Bozovic (LAS) vs. Logan D'Angelo/Martin Estevarena (SBUM) unfinished

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