Mixed results against Muhlenberg: Men’s tennis drops doubles, but dominates singles

Last Sunday, the men’s tennis team faced Muhlenberg College. The team fell to Muhlenberg in doubles, but Lafayette was able to emerge victorious in the singles matches, winning 6-1. “Our doubles performance was poorer than what we expected,” senior Mason Keel said. “We lost the doubles point to them but it was definitely a wake up […]

Women’s tennis riding high: teams wins first home match of season

This past weekend, women’s tennis hosted their first home match against Rider University, where they walked away with a win. They come into this season with a young squad, lacking any seniors. “We played really well against Rider,” said sophomore Meredith Block. “Last year when we played them, we lost the doubles point but this year we […]

Women’s Tennis cruises past Holy Cross, ousted by Army in Patriot League Tournament

Lafayette ended its season valiantly in the Patriot League Tournament, taking down Holy Cross with ease before surrendering to the top-seeded Army. The Leopards stormed into the tournament, taking all but one match from Holy Cross. Senior Tori Almeida and freshmen Grace Conrad and Meredith Block won their singles matches, and senior Rocine Mochella and […]

Stumbling into the postseason: Men’s and women’s tennis wrap up regular season

The men’s and women’s tennis teams have wrapped up their seasons and are heading into their Patriot League Championship tournament this week. The men’s team competed in three matches this week against Lehigh, Mount St. Mary’s and Villanova. Although they lost all three matches, the team played hard and matched up well against their opponents. […]

2016 Spring Sports Preview

Men’s Tennis [By Michael Keating ‘17 // Staff Writer] 2015 Season: 7-12 (1-7 in Patriot League); Lost to Army 4-0 in the Patriot League Quarterfinals Key Players: Co-Captain Chris Matturri ‘16 – singles Co-Captain Brian Stefanowicz ‘16 – singles Co-Captain Gavin Studner ‘16 – singles and doubles What’s Changed: Longtime head coach, Eric Ratchford stepped down […]