ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Bucknell men’s tennis played well in doubles again, but lost 7-0 to Navy in a Patriot League match at the USNA Tennis Courts on Saturday.
Two of the three doubles matches went to a tiebreaker. Seniors Ben Gerber and Daniel Wright were edged 7-6 (7-0) by Aries Wong and Andrew Ton on court one. Juniors Max McDonald and Andrei Vitiuc came up just short in a 7-6 (7-4) loss to Greg Durham and Gabriel Pilones on court two.
The two doubles teams that the Bison pushed to a tiebreaker are a combined 16-2 overall and 7-0 against Patriot League opponents.
Navy improved to 22-10 overall and 5-1 in the conference, while Bucknell dropped to 5-20 overall and 2-4 in the league.
The Bison will play at Loyola on Sunday at 3 p.m.
Navy 7, Bucknell 0
Apr 14, 2018 at Annapolis, Md. (USNA Tennis Courts)
|1. Ton, Andrew (NAVY) def. Daniel Wright (BUCKNELL) 6-4, 6-2|
|2. Wong, Aries (NAVY) def. Andrei Vitiuc (BUCKNELL) 6-3, 6-2|
|3. Durham, Greg (NAVY) def. Max Kane (BUCKNELL) 6-0, 6-1|
|4. Sims, Walker (NAVY) def. Max McDonald (BUCKNELL) 6-2, 6-3|
|5. Pilones, Gabriel (NAVY) def. Max Garramone (BUCKNELL) 7-5, 6-4|
|6. Lohrbach, Peter (NAVY) def. Ben Gerber (BUCKNELL) 7-6 (7-2), 6-4|
|1. Ton, Andrew/Wong, Aries (NAVY) def. Ben Gerber/Daniel Wright (BUCKNELL) 7-6 (7-0)|
|2. Durham, Greg/Pilones, Gabriel (NAVY) def. Max McDonald/Andrei Vitiuc (BUCKNELL) 7-6 (7-4)|