Men's Tennis Rolls Past Gettysburg, 7-2

Men's Tennis Rolls Past Gettysburg, 7-2

Orlando, Fla. - March 14, 2017 - The Springfield College men's tennis team rolled past Gettysburg, 7-2, in its second match of its annual spring break trip on Tuesday night.

The Pride improved to 4-1 on the season with the win, earning its second victory in Florida this week.

Springfield won two of the three doubles points to start the match, with Court Honda (Marioka, Japan) and Alex Romaine (Stamford, Conn.) producing an 8-4 win at the No. 1 spot, while Tanner DeVarennes (Lee, Mass.) and Justin Danielewicz (Portland, Conn.) adding an 8-5 win at No. 2.

In singles play, Springfield won at the top five spots, led by DeVarennes, who cruised at No. 1 singles by a 6-1, 6-0 margin.  Romaine delivered a 6-1, 6-2 win at No. 2, and Honda eased his way at No. 3 by a 6-3, 5-3 decision.  Kyle Beynor (Prospect, Conn.) recorded a 6-4, 6-1 victory for Springfield at No. 5 and Danielewicz grinded out a 7-6 (5), 6-3 win at No. 4 to round out the Pride's points.

Springfield will play again on Thursday when it takes on Scranton at 2:30 pm.