Rams Remain Undefeated with Win at Purchase
Farmingdale State - 7, Purchase College - 2
Purchase, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team defeated Purchase College 7-2 on Friday afternoon in a conference match in Purchase, N.Y.. The Rams improved to 5-1, 4-0 in the Skyline with the win, while Purchase fell to 4-5, 1-1 in the conference.
Farmingdale State held a 2-1 lead after doubles play, as Farmingdale State's #1 doubles team of Christian Bormann and Joe Passarella notched an 8-6 victory and #3 doubles team of Joseph Falcetta (Deer Park, N.Y.) and senior Chris Genzmann (Massapequa, N.Y.) posted an 8-2 win.
In singles competition, the Rams won 5-of-6 matches, including a very close win by sophomore Alex Bessarabov (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) as he defeated Maxim Luiggi by scores of 2-6, 6-3 (10-4), 10-4.
The Rams will host NYU-Poly on Saturday, April 9th in a Skyline match at 1:00 p.m.
|1. Keeling, Brenden (PUR-MTN) def. Bormann, Christian (FSCM) 6-4, 6-3|
|2. Passarella, Joe (FSCM) def. King, Roger (PUR-MTN) 6-2, 6-0|
|3. Bessarabov, Alex (FSCM) def. Luiggi, Maxim (PUR-MTN) 2-6, 6-3 (10-4), 10-4|
|4. Gioles, Theo (FSCM) def. Marceca, Nico (PUR-MTN) 6-1, 6-2|
|5. Falcetta, Joseph (FSCM) def. Whitacre, Blake (PUR-MTN) 6-4, 6-1|
|6. Genzmann, Chris (FSCM) def. Torchia, Dillion (PUR-MTN) 6-4, 6-0|
|1. Passarella, Joe/Bormann, Christian (FSCM) def. Keeling, Brenden/King, Roger (PUR-MTN) 8-6|
|2. Luiggi, Maxim/Marceca, Nico (PUR-MTN) def. Bessarabov, Alex/Gioles, Theo (FSCM) 9-7|
|3. Falcetta, Joseph/Genzmann, Chris (FSCM) def. Ackley, Carl/Ekis, Ben (PUR-MTN) 8-2|
|Farmingdale State 5-1, 4-0 Skyline|
|PURCHASE PANTHERS 4-5, 1-1 Skyline|