April 10, 2014

Hounds Fall to Stonehill in 6-3 Final

Worcester, Mass. (April 10) -- In Northeast-10 Conference action on Thursday afternoon, the Assumption College men's tennis team dropped a 6-3 final to visiting Stonehill College.

Freshman Marco Leung (Macao/The International School of Macao) picked up the 7-6, 6-4 victory at No. 2 singles as he continued his winning streak that dates back to September 2013. The Hounds also picked up a convincing 8-4 win at No. 1 doubles as freshmen Viljami Rahnasto (Vantaa, Finland) and Chris Waung (Bolton, Conn./East Catholic) teamed up for the victory.

Assumption is back in action on Saturday, April 12th as the Hounds host Saint Anselm for an 11 a.m. start.

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Stonehill 6, Assumption 3
04/10/14 at Worcester, Mass.

Singles Competition
1. Nick Hyzak (STO) def. Chris Waung (ASM) 6-3, 6-3
2. Marco Leung (ASM) def. Eric Ringstad (STO) 7-6, 6-4
3. Viljami Rahnasto (ASM) def. Philip Klados (STO) 7-5, 3-6, 6-2
4. Tom Alaimo (STO) def. Matt Surpenant (ASM) 6-0, 6-1
5. Brett Armstrong (STO) def. Michael Breen (ASM) 6-3, 6-4
6. Jared Drzal (STO) def. Matt Drolet (ASM) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles Competition
1. Viljami Rahnasto/Chris Waung (ASM) def. Brett Armstrong/Eric Ringstad (STO) 8-4
2. Tom Alaimo/Jon Sanders (STO) def. Matt Drolet/Marco Leung (ASM) 8-4
3. Nick Hyzak/Jared Drzal (STO) def. Matt Surpenant/Michael Breen (ASM) 8-5

Match Notes
Stonehill 11-7, 6-3 NE-10
Assumption 7-7, 3-5 NE-10