KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Loyola University Maryland tennis teams picked up a pair of wins over John Carroll University Thursday morning at the Star Island Resort.
The Greyhounds’ men beat the Blue Streaks, 6-1, while the women recorded a 4-3 victory.
On the men’s side, Loyola captured all but the No. 1 singles point, as Jordan Kuchta and CJ Cash teamed to beat Nick Siciliano and Tyler Cole at No. 2 doubles, 8-1, and Greg Olesnycky and Matt Bejian took down Scott Adsit and Dillon O’Brien at No. 3 doubles, 8-3.
In singles, Rein Burch won over David Sinense, 6-2, 6-3, in the No. 2 spot, while Connor Pietrak downed Alex Guthrie, 6-3, 6-1, at No. 3 singles. At No. 4, Alex Castro beast Nick Sciliano, 6-2, 6-3; at No. 5, Jones beat Cole, 6-1, 6-2; and at No. 6, Olesnycky beat Adsit, 6-2, 7-6 (4).
Emily Hughes, Haleigh Morgus, Clark and Eberle all won their singles matches to secure to victory for Loyola, though. Hughes beat Nicolette Bourlas in the No. 2 spot, 6-0, 6-2, while Morgus took down Engel with matching 6-1 scores at No. 3. In No. 4 singles, Clark bested Madi Rini, 6-3, 6-2, and Eberle beat Katherine Devine, 6-0, 6-1, at No. 5 singles. Loyola’s men will return to action tonight when they take on Bethune Cookman at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs, Florida, at 5:30 p.m.