Rams Take Conference Match over Knights

Alex Bessarabov
Alex Bessarabov

Farmingdale State - 7, Mount Saint Mary - 2

Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team improve to 1-1 in the conference with a 7-2 victory over Mount Saint Mary College last night in Farmingdale, N.Y. The Rams are now 3-2 overall, with four Skyline matches remaining before the 4-team conference playoffs which begin on Thursday, April 26.

The Rams won in #1 and #2 doubles to hold a 2-1 lead. The top doubles team of Christian Bormann and Justin Vijungco defeated the Mount's Greg Jacob and Stat Willard 8-3. The #2 doubles team of Ryan Musalo and Joseph Falcetta won 8-6 over Mike McNicholas and Nate Ahlberg.

In singles competition, Farmingdale State went 5-1, with wins at #2-#6, to secure the victory.

The Rams will host Merchant Marine on Thursday, April 5 in a non-conference match at 4:30 p.m.


Farmingdale State 7, Mount Saint Mary College 2
Apr 04, 2012 at Farmingdale, NY

Singles competition
1. Jacob, Greg (MSMC-M) def. Vijungco, Justin (FSCM) 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5)
2. Bormann, Christian (FSCM) def. Dimmie, Nate (MSMC-M) 6-0, 6-0
3. Bessarabov, Alex (FSCM) def. Willand, Stat (MSMC-M) 6-2, 6-4
4. Musalo, Ryan (FSCM) def. Ahlberg, Nate (MSMC-M) 7-6 (7-4), 6-4
5. Falcetta, Joseph (FSCM) def. McNicholas, Mike (MSMC-M) 7-5, 6-4
6. Eichler, Jack (FSCM) def. Conlon, Zach (MSMC-M) 6-3, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Bormann, Christian/Vijungco, Justin (FSCM) def. Jacob, Greg/Willand, Stat (MSMC-M) 8-3
2. Musalo, Ryan/Falcetta, Joseph (FSCM) def. McNicholas, Mike/Ahlberg, Nate (MSMC-M) 8-6
3. Conlon, Zach/Merryman, Conor (MSMC-M) def. Bessarabov, Alex/Lopez, Jimmy (FSCM) 8-4
Match Notes
Mount Saint Mary College 5-5, 1-1 Skyline
Farmingdale State 3-2, 1-1 Skyline
T-3:45 A-35