EASTON, Pa. - Loyola University Maryland men's tennis team closed the regular-season on Sunday with a 6-1 Patriot League road victory at Lafayette College.
After taking the doubles point, the Greyhounds won five of their singles contests in straight-sets.
Lafayette earned its point at No. 1 singles as Matturi defeated Kuchta, 6-0, 6-3, but the Greyhounds swept the rest of the order in straight-sets.
Blessing topped Studner, 6-4, 6-4, at No. 2, and Reid Burch was a 6-2, 6-2 winner over Reed in the third slot. Connor Pietrak shutout Kim, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 4, and Jones yielded only a single point in beating Keel, 6-1, 6-0, at No. 5. Cash then beat DeBendetto, 6-1, 6-2, at No. 6.
The Greyhounds open play in the Patriot League Championships on Friday, April 29, at Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The conference office will make the seeds official on Monday, but Loyola appears to be in line to play the U.S. Military Academy at 2 p.m.