Siena Falls to Consolation Bracket With Opening Round Loss to Fairfield

April 23, 2004

Flushing Meadows, N.Y - The Siena College men's tennis team lost its first round match with fourth seeded Fairfield 5-2 this morning at the US Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. The fourth seeded Saints won the doubles point, and John Michalisin earned a victory at second singles to account for the other tally. The Saints move on to play eighth seeded Saint Peter's College in an 4 p.m. match Saturday.

1. FFD C. Torrance and J. Fernando def. J. Michalsin and Nick Julia (9-7)
2. SC Brian Onofry and Eric Reuter def. K. Nyarad and S. Kouri (8-6)
3. SC Dustin Temple and Mike Aliotta def. M. Thiele and P. Goldbeck (8-6)

1. Jonathan Fernando vs Brian Onofry Fairfield (6-2 and 6-3)
2. Steve Kouri vs John Michalisin Siena (6-7, 6-1 and 10-4)
3. Kevin Nyarady vs Nick Julia Fairfield (6-0 and 6-1)
4. Colin Torrance vs Dustin Temple Fairfield (6-0 and 6-0)
5. Zack Morrison vs Mike Aliotta Fairfield (3-6, 6-3 and 10-8)
6. Paul Goldbeck vs Eric Reuter Fairfield (6-4 and 6-3)