Scranton Invitational Wrap-up

Scranton Invitational Wrap-up
Senior co-captain David Teres returns a backhand today against eventual A singles flight champion Steven Wilson of Wilkes University at the non-team scoring Scranton Invitational Sunday.
Kevin Murphy Michael O'Malley

Photo Gallery (courtesy of Dan Ceccacci)

SCRANTON, Pa.—The University of Scranton men’s tennis team had three players still alive entering today’s final round of the non-team scoring Scranton Invitational at the Royal Courts.

All three, however, failed to survive their semifinal matches.

Senior co-captain David Teres (Lebanon, NJ/North Hunterdon) dropped a 6-4, 6-2 decision to eventual champion Steven Wilson of Wilkes University in the A singles.  Wilson took the title by defeating teammate Max Appello, 6-2, 6-3.  Appello advanced to the finals by taking out John Wylie of Moravian College, 6-0, 6-3.

The Royal team of sophomores Kevin Murphy (Greenbelt, Md./Gonzaga College) and Michael O’Malley (Middletown, NJ/Christian Brothers Academy) lost to Michael Kranz and Brandon Blachowski of Wilkes, 8-3, in the B doubles.

Tony Beveviono of King’s College won the B singles with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Michael Kranz of Wilkes.

The finals of the C singles and the A & B doubles were not played.


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