Courtesy: Fairfield University

Men's Tennis Drops Opener Against Davidson

Courtesy: Fairfield University
January 29, 2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Fairfield University men's tennis team was in action for the first time in 2017 on Sunday afternoon. They hosted Davidson at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center, dropping by a score of 7-0.

In doubles action, Brad Orban and Tyler Shibles grabbed the only win of the day at No. 1 (6-3). At No. 2 Jeffrey Rodgers and Anthony Caputo fell 6-2, while Dylan Appel and Ethan Ammon lost a close one 7-5.

The visiting Wildcats swept Fairfield in singles play, all in straight sets except for the first and third positions. Orban fell in three sets at No. 1 (3-6, 6-2, 10-6). And at No. 3 Caputo dropped 7-5, 4-6, 10-5.

Fairfield next plays on February 4 against Lafayette. 

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