Setting the Scene
Saturday, April 15 – Noon
Bucknell (9-15, 3-2 PL) at Colgate (9-6, 2-1 PL) | J.W. Abrahamson Tennis Courts (Hamilton, N.Y.)
Sunday, April 16 – 2 p.m.
Lehigh (6-11, 4-2 PL) at Bucknell (9-15, 3-2 PL) | Varsity Courts (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Monday, April 17 – 4 p.m.
Bucknell (9-15) at Bloomsburg (5-7) | Burt Reese Tennis Center (Bloomsburg, Pa.)
About the Bison
• Bucknell is 9-15 overall and 3-2 in the Patriot League after a 7-0 win over Lafayette on Sunday.
• Max Kane, Bryan Adams, Max McDonald, Ben Gerber, Colin Sacco, and Max Haase all had singles wins against the Leopards.
• The Bison also played Navy this past weekend, falling 5-2. They lost the doubles point on a tiebreaker on court three, and had three three-set losses in singles.
• Daniel Wright was named the Bison Athlete of the Week after recording a 6-3, 7-6 (8-6) win over the Mids’ Thomas Pecor, a Second Team All-Patriot League selection last season. Ben Gerber added a win on court six.
• Gerber is 9-7 this spring, including a perfect 4-0 record on court four.
Scouting the Opponents
• Colgate – The Raiders are 9-6 overall and 2-1 in the Patriot League after four straight wins over Lafayette (7-0 score), Le Moyne (7-0), Binghamton (4-3), and Holy Cross (7-0). Junior Jacob Daugherty was a First Team All-Patriot League selection last season.
• Lehigh – The Mountain Hawks are 6-11 overall and 4-2 in the Patriot League after a 7-0 win over Lafayette. Jack Peterson was Second Team All-Patriot League last year.
• Bloomsburg – The Huskies are 5-7 after a 5-4 win over Kutztown. Pedro Andari is 10-2 this spring while playing at No. 5 and No. 6 singles.
Series History with the Opponents
• Colgate leads 51-17 in the all-time series with Bucknell, including a 4-1 win last season. Bucknell won the previous meeting by a 4-0 score in the 2015 Patriot League Tournament.
• Lehigh leads 41-40 in the all-time series with Bucknell, including a 4-3 win last season. Daniel Wright and Max Kane had singles wins.
• Bucknell leads 16-14 in the all-time series with Bloomsburg, including a 7-0 win last season. Kane, Andrei Vitiuc, Ben Gerber, Timber Erskine, and Max McDonald had singles wins.
• Bucknell will compete at the Patriot League Championships, hosted by Navy on April 20-23.