Teres, Doubles Team of Murphy & O'Malley Pick Up Wins Today At Scranton Invitational

David Teres Kevin Murphy
Michael O'Malley  


SCRANTON, Pa.—Senior co-captain David Teres (Lebanon, NJ/North Hunterdon) and the doubles team of sophomores Kevin Murphy (Greenbelt, Md./Gonzaga College) and Michael O’Malley (Middletown, NJ/Christian Brothers Academy) won matches today for The University of Scranton men’s tennis team at the non-team scoring Scranton Invitational.

Teres turned back Stephen Brand of King’s College, 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-3) in a quarterfinal match of the A singles, while Murphy and O’Malley downed Ryan Hegarty and Tyler Tuck of King’s, 8-4, in the quarterfinals of the B doubles.

Teres picked up his first win of the season to improve to 28-12 (.700) in his career.  In a consolation match in the C singles, Royal freshman David Commender (Larchmont, NY/Iona Preparatory) picked up his first career win with a 8-0 victory over Alex Gerhart of Moravian College

The tournament will continue tomorrow morning at 9:00 a.m. at the Royal Courts.  It is open to the public and admission is free. 


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