Men's Tennis Drops First Match of the Season

Men's Tennis Drops First Match of the Season


ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. — The Susquehanna University men’s tennis team dropped its first and only match of the fall season to St. Mary’s College, 5-4, on Oct. 9

The Crusaders finish up their fall season with a 5-1 record.

First-flight singles was won by sophomore Michael Hickey (Yarmouth, Maine/Yarmouth) with a three-sets victory, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3. Fellow sophomore Richard Fitzsimmons (Brielle, N.J./Loomis Chafee) also won in three-sets from second-flight, 7-6, 0-6, 6-3

Sophomore Mats Haaland (Brunswick, Maine/Brunswick) swept his fourth-flight opponent, 6-2-6-2, while junior Grant Uber (Biglerville, Pa./Biglerville) defeated the sixth-flight opposition, 7-5, 7-5.

SU will return to action in the spring for the second half of its season.