Marist Defeats Men's Tennis

Darren Reisch

April 9, 2013

Final Stats

Marist won the top four singles spots and swept doubles play for a 5-2 victory over Siena Tuesday in Poughkeepsie. Eric Sumanaru and Darren Reisch won three-set matches in super tiebreakers at No.5 and No. 6 singles for the Saints' two points.

The Red Foxes (9-3) swept the doubles point. Fredrik Bjerke and Trym Nagelstad took the top spot by an 8-2 score over Ryan Schmitz and Peter Collings, Lorenzo Rossi and Joris Van Eck won 8-3 at second doubles over Sumanaru and Vik Kadaba and Billy Bishop and Matteo Giudici won 8-2 at third over Dylan Roberts and Matt Funiciello.

Siena hosts Loyola on Saturday and St. Francis (Pa.) on Senior Day. Both matches will take place at Schenectady's Central Park at 10 a.m.

Rossi (Marist) def. Schmitz (Siena): 6-2, 6-1
Reznek (Marist) def. Roberts (Siena): 6-0, 6-2
Dube (Marist) def. Collins (Siena): 6-2, 6-1
Bjerke (Marist) def. Burbine (Siena): 7-6 (2), 6-3
Sumanaru (Siena) def. Solly (Marist): 6-3, 3-6, 10-6
Reisch (Siena) def. Motta (Marist): 4-6, 6-4, 10-5

Bjerke/Nagelstad (Marist) def. Schmitz/Collins (Siena): 8-2
Rossi/Van Eck (Marist) def. Sumanaru/Kadaba (Siena): 8-3
Bishop/Giudici (Marist) def. Roberts/Funiciello (Siena): 8-2