April 6, 2013

MEN'S TENNIS FALLS AT STONEHILL, 9-0

Easton, Mass. – Eric Ringstad won two matches to lead Stonehill College to a 9-0 win over the Le Moyne College men's tennis team on Saturday afternoon in Northeast-10 Conference action at the Charles Watt Tennis Courts.

At first doubles, Ringstad teamed with Chris Martin to record an 8-5 win over sophomore Shane Evans (Oswego, N.Y./Pulaski) and junior Alessandro Nieves (Baldwinsville, N.Y./C.W. Baker). Nick Hyzak and Thomas Alaimo registered an 8-2 win over graduate student Michael Green (Baldwinsville, N.Y./C.W. Baker) and junior Daryl Johnson (Minoa, N.Y./East Syracuse-Minoa) at second doubles, while Brett Armstrong and Jonathan Sanders won by a score of 8-2 at third doubles over freshmen Blaine Drake (Baldwinsville, N.Y./C.W. Baker) and Tyler Shaban (Liverpool, N.Y./C.W. Baker).

At first singles, Ringstad won against Evans by consecutive scores of 6-3. Hyzak was a 6-3, 6-1 winner over Nieves at the second spot, while Alaimo posted a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Johnson at third singles. At fourth singles, Philip Klados recorded a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Green, while Martin topped Drake at fifth singles, 6-0, 6-0. At the sixth spot, Jared Drzal recorded a 6-1, 6-3 win over senior Robert Brooks (Rochester, N.Y./Brighton).

Le Moyne (1-9, 0-7 NE-10) plays its final road match of the year on Sunday at Franklin Pierce at 12:00 p.m.

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#8 Stonehill 9, Le Moyne 0
Doubles

1. Eric Ringstad/Chris Martin (STO) def. Shane Evans/Alessandro Nieves (LEM) 8-5
2. Nick Hyzak/Thomas Alaimo (STO) def. Daryl Johnson/Michael Green (LEM) 8-2
3. Brett Armstrong/Jonathan Sanders (STO) def. Blaine Drake/Tyler Shaban (LEM) 8-2

Singles

1. Ringstad (STO) def. Evans (LEM) 6-3, 6-3
2. Hyzak (STO) def. Nieves (LEM) 6-3, 6-1
3. Alaimo (STO) def. Johnson (LEM) 6-2, 6-3
4. Philip Klados (STO) def. Green (LEM) 6-1, 6-0
5. Martin (STO) def. Drake (LEM) 6-0, 6-0
6. Jared Drzal (STO) def. Robert Brooks (LEM) 6-1, 6-3