Men's Tennis Defeated by Le Moyne 7-2

THE BASICS:

Score: Le Moyne 7, Assumption 2

Records: Assumption (5-5, 4-5 NE10); Le Moyne (10-9, 5-4 NE10)

Location: Syracuse, N.Y.

The Lead: Seniors Marco Leung (Macao / The International School of Macao) and Tom Knight (Wilbraham, Mass. / Minnechaug Regional) each won their singles matches, but it was not enough as the Hounds dropped a 7-2 decision to Le Moyne in an NE10 conference match up.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

- Assumption went down 3-0 after doubles play. No. 1 doubles partners Leung and Chris Waung (Bolton, Conn./East Catholic) fell 9-8 and lost the tie breaker 7-4 to Philip Blythe and Hallam Doney. Jame Gayvert and Benjamin Spoor defeated No. 2 doubles duo Danny Waung (Bolton, Conn. / East Catholic) and Ryan Foster (Bloomfield, Conn. / Classical Magnet) 8-3.The Hounds had to forfeit at No. 3 doubles.

- At No. 3 singles, Leung won his match in two sets, 6-3, 6-3. Knight won his first set of No. 5 singles 7-5 and dropped the second set 7-2. He won the tie breaker 6-4 to earn his win over Le Moyne No. 5 Steven Procopio.

- C. Waung was defeated 6-2, 7-5 at No. 1 singles by Philip Blythe. Foster lost his first set to James Gayvert 6-4 and then had to leave the match due to injury. At No. 4 singles D. Waung took Jason Barton to three sets, 6-3 2-6, 7-6, but ultimatley lost the tie breaker 7-3. The Hounds had to forfeit No. 6 singles.

UP NEXT:

- OnTuesday, April 18 the Hounds will travel to Adelphi for the first round of NE10 playoffs starting at 2:00 pm.

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