Rams Drop Conference Match at Merchant Marine

Patrick Madigan
Patrick Madigan

Merchant Marine - 7, Farmingdale State - 2

Kings Point, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team traveled to Merchant Marine for a Skyline Conference match this afternoon and fell, 7-2. The Rams now stand at 3-5 overall and 0-2 in conference action, while the Mariners improved to 5-3, 3-1.

FSC won one-of-three doubles matches as the pairing of sophomore Josh Kaplan (Greenlawn, N.Y.) and freshman Joseph Napoli (Farmingdale, N.Y.) earned a 9-8 (7-5) victory over sophomore Madeline Smith (Mesa, Ariz.) and freshman Daniel Kim (Porter Ranch, Calif.) in the third position.

The Rams tallied only one singles point after sophomore James Roth (Glen Cove, N.Y.) carded a 6-1, 6-1 win in the #6 slot.

Farmingdale State next will travel to Sage for a Skyline Conference match on Sunday, April 9th at 1:00 p.m.