Rams Drop Close Match at Purchase

Purchase - 5, Farmingdale State - 4


Purchase, N.Y. - In a Skyline Conference men's tennis match last night, Farmingdale State fell, 5-4, at Purchase. The Rams now stand at 7-3 overall and 2-1 in the Skyline, while the Panthers improved to 7-2, 5-1.

The pair of Tyler Danzy (Central Islip, N.Y.) and Chris Hunter (Melville, N.Y.) recorded an 8-0 victory in the #1 doubles position for Farmingdale State. The Rams fell in second doubles and Karuppiah Karuppiah (Trichy, India) and Aravind Mahalingam (Hyderabad, India) lost a close third doubles match, 9-8 (8-6).

At first singles, Hunter tallied a 6-3, 6-0 victory, while Danzy recorded a 6-2, 6-0 win in the second position. Junior Kevin Palacios (Glen Cove, N.Y.) won the third point for FSC in singles play with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 win in the #3 slot. The Rams were unable to win any of the #4, #5 or #6 matches and fell, 5-4 at Purchase.

Farmingdale State next will play host to St. Joe's in a conference match on Friday, April 17th at 4:30 p.m.

 

Singles competition
1. Hunter, Chris (FSCM) def. Damerell,Riley (PUR-MTN) 6-3, 6-0
2. Danzy, Tyler (FSCM) def. DeBiase,Dylan (PUR-MTN) 6-2, 6-0
3. Palacios, Kevin (FSCM) def. Troop,Joseph (PUR-MTN) 3-6, 6-2, 6-2
4. Bluman,Cedric (PUR-MTN) def. Baruch, Dan (FSCM) 2-6, 7-5, 6-1
5. Tomita,Taimu (PUR-MTN) def. Beaubrun, Marvin (FSCM) 6-2, 6-3
6. Tomita,Chisei (PUR-MTN) def. Drago, Joseph (FSCM) 6-4, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. Danzy, Tyler/Hunter, Chris (FSCM) def. Damerell,Riley/DeBiase,Dylan (PUR-MTN) 8-0
2. Bluman,Cedric/Troop,Joseph (PUR-MTN) def. Palacios, Kevin/Beaubrun, Marvin (FSCM) 8-1
3. Tomita,Chisei/Tomita,Taimu (PUR-MTN) def. Karuppiah, Karuppiah/Mahalingam, Aravind (FSCM) 9-8, 8-6

 

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