St. Mary’s City, Md. – The St. Mary’s College of Maryland men’s tennis team kicked off the spring portion of its 2009-10 season with a 9-0 shutout of Lancaster Bible College Saturday afternoon.
Senior Sam Barton (Edgewater, Md./Key) recorded his third straight singles victory with a two-set (6-0, 6-0) win over senior Brendan Arey (Windsor, Conn./Windsor) at the No. 2 singles flight while junior Jeff Levy (Rockville, Md./T.S. Wootton) tallied his first win of the season with a 6-3, 6-0 win over sophomore Josh Formanek (Allentown, Pa./Palisades).
Barton then teamed up with senior Kenny Nugent (Pocomoke, Md./Pocomoke) for the duo’s third straight win at No. 2 doubles as Barton/Nugent posted an 8-1 win over the tandem of Formanek and first-year Brandon Klinger (Myerstown, Pa./ELCO).
St. Mary’s will be back in action tomorrow as the Seahawks travel to College Park to face the University of Maryland Terrapins at 1:00 pm.
Tennis Match Results
Mar 6, 2010 at Lancaster, Pa.
St. Mary's (Md.) 9, Lancaster Bible 0
1. Thomas Hoesman (SMC) def. Brandon Klinger (LBC) 6-1, 6-1
2. Sam Barton (SMC) def. Brendan Arey (LBC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jeff Levy (SMC) def. Josh Formanek (LBC) 6-3, 6-0
4. Kyle Feeley (SMC) def. Peter Coderre (LBC) 6-2, 6-1
5. Kenny Nugent (SMC) def. Brandon Taylor (LBC) 6-1, 6-0
6. Joshua Olexa (SMC) def. Justin Neyer (LBC) 6-0, 6-0
1. Thomas Hoesman/Joshua Olexa (SMC) def. Brendan Arey/Peter Coderre (LBC) 8-1
2. Sam Barton/Kenny Nugent (SMC) def. Brandon Klinger/Josh Formanek (LBC) 8-1
3. Kyle Feeley/Robbie Bourdon (SMC) def. Justin Neyer/Brandon Taylor (LBC) 8-0
St. Mary's (Md.) 6-2
Lancaster Bible 0-1
Order of finish: Doubles (3, 1, 2); Singles (6, 2, 3, 1, 5, 4)