Rams Remain Perfect After Defeating Purchase

Justin Vijungco
Justin Vijungco

Farmingdale State - 7, Purchase College - 0

Purchase, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team improved to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the conference after yesterday's 7-0 win over Purchase College. The Panthers fell to 6-3 and 1-1 in Skyline matches.

In doubles competition, Justin Vijungco (Forest Hills, N.Y.) and Ryan Musalo (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) earned a 9-7 victory in the first position. Alex Bessarabov (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) and Steven Ferrantello (Dix Hills, N.Y.) teamed up for an 8-3 win in the second slot, while Judd Bahoui (Long Beach, N.Y.) and Bradley Smith (Mineloa, N.Y.) notched a 9-7 victory in third doubles.

In singles matches, Vijungco, Bessarabov, Bahoui and Smith all earned wins for Farmingdale State.

The Rams next will host NYU-Poly on senior day on Saturday, April 13th at noon.

Singles competition
1. Vijungco, Justin (FSCM) def. Schur, Jeremyah (PUR-MTN) 3-1, 99-0
2. Keeling, Brenden (PUR-MTN) vs. Musalo, Ryan (FSCM) unfinished
3. Bessarabov, Alex (FSCM) def. DeBiase, Dylan (PUR-MTN) 6-0, 6-0
4. Chavez, Pocholo (PUR-MTN) vs. Ferrantello, Steven (FSCM) unfinished
5. Bahoui, Judd (FSCM) def. Matchneer, Chris (PUR-MTN) 6-1, 6-2
6. Smith, Bradley (FSCM) def. Lai, Simon (PUR-MTN) 6-1, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. Vijungco, Justin/Musalo, Ryan (FSCM) def. Keeling, Brenden/Schur, Jeremyah (PUR-MTN) 9-7
2. Bessarabov, Alex/Ferrantello, Steven (FSCM) def. Matchneer, Chris/DeBiase, Dylan (PUR-MTN) 8-3
3. Bahoui, Judd/Smith, Bradley (FSCM) def. Lai, Simon/Chavez, Pocholo (PUR-MTN) 9-7
Match Notes
Farmingdale State 6-0, 3-0 Skyline
PURCHASE PANTHERS 6-3, 1-1 Skyline
Final singles matches were called due to rain/thunder in the area.
Official: Ron Blake T-2:00 A-10