ERIE, PA -
Frostburg State won the top two doubles flights as well as the first four singles contests to post a 6-3 win over Alfred Saturday afternoon at Penn State Behrend.
Senior Justin Stephens (Southern Garrett/Oakland, Md.) and junior Gary Lyst (Blair/Silver Spring, Md.) improved to 9-2 on the year with an 8-1 win over Tim Inthirakoth and David Strieb at No. 1 doubles.
Seniors Pete Della Luna (Longmeadow/Moshpee, Mass.) and Dustin Robinson (Leonardtown/Leonardtown, Md.) followed with an 8-4 victory against Randy Vecchione and Kevin Dillon at the No. 2 flight.
Alfred (2-1) earned a team point when Andrew Lee and Steve Ventura downed freshman Andrew Holt (Southern/Harwood, Md.) and junior Jake Helms (North County/Linthicum, Md.) 8-2 at the third spot.
Frostburg State (3-7) pulled away in singles play.
Stephens downed Inthirakoth 6-0, 6-1 at the top flight, Lyst outlasted Vecchione 6-4, 0-6, 7-5 at the second spot and Della Luna held off Ventura 6-0, 3-6, 6-2 at the third position.
Robinson added a 6-2, 7-5 win over Dillon at the fourth flight.
Holt fell to Lee 6-1, 6-0 at the No. 5 spot, while Helms dropped a 6-3, 7-6 decision to Strieb at the No. 6 flight.
The Bobcats return to action Sunday when they face Penn State Behrend in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference match beginning at 10 am.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303