Men's Tennis

2019 RECORD: 8-7; GNAC 2-1 / All-GNAC PLAYERS: 6 / GNAC Major Award Winners: 1 / GNAC TOURNAMENT APPEARANCES: 1

Men's Tennis Defeats Rutgers-Camden in GNAC Showdown, 5-4

Men's Tennis Defeats Rutgers-Camden in GNAC Showdown, 5-4

New Haven, Conn. - The Albertus Magnus College men's tennis team extended its winning streak to five games as the Falcons topped Rutgers-Camden by a score of 5-4 on Saturday afternoon in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) showdown at Celentano Court.

With the win, the Falcons claim the top slot in the South Division as well as a spot in the upcoming 2019 GNAC Men's Tennis Tournament, which is set to begin on April 27th.

THE BASICS
FINAL: Albertus Magnus 5 | Rutgers-Camden 4
RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (7-5, 2-0) | Rutgers-Camden (1-7, 0-2)

ALL-TIME

  • This is the Falcons second program win over Rugters-Camden.
  • The last time Albertus defeated Rutgers-Camden was back on April 15, 2015 by a score of 9-0.

NOTEWORTHY

  • Today's Order of Finish: Doubles (#2, #1, #3) Singles (#1, #2, #3, #4, #6, #5)
  • Today's Winning Match: No. 6 Singles - Nick Tagliaferri

RESULTS
Singles:

  1. Zak Levine (AMC) def. Vatsal Patel (RC) 6-0, 6-0
  2. Alex Hale (AMC) def. Steven Zhang (RC) 6-1, 6-0
  3. Adney Cardoza (RC) def. William Kouakou (AMC) 6-0, 6-1
  4. Marcus Hooks (AMC) def. Jose Vargas (RC) 6-0, 7-5
  5. Shariq Kahn (RC) def. Alessandro Proscino (AMC) 6-2, 7-6
  6. Nick Tagliaferri (AMC) def. Vincent Flores (RC) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles:

  1. Zak Levine/Alex Hale (AMC) def. Shariq Khan/Vincent Flores (RC) 8-2
  2. Vatsal Patel/Adney Cardoza (RC) def. William Kouakou/Alessandro Proscino (AMC) 8-0
  3. Steven Zhang/Jose Vargas (RC) def. Marcus Hooks/Nick Tagliaferri (AMC) 8-3

UP NEXT
Albertus returns to action on Sunday, April 14th with a home non-conference match against Lesley. Match is set for 3:30PM at Celentano Court.