MEN’S TENNIS WINS FIFTH STRAIGHT MATCH OVER HOFSTRA, 6-1
WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ – After sweeping its previous four opponents, the Monmouth University men’s tennis team earned its fifth straight win at home over Hofstra this afternoon, 6-1. Nicola Pipoli led the way with a 7-5, 6-4 win at #1 singles and also won at #2 doubles with Alberto Giuffrida, 6-4. Przemyslaw Filipek also earned two wins on the day, handling Hofstra 6-0, 6-1 at #2 singles and taking the 6-4 win with Ale Gomez Estrada at #1 doubles. Gomez Estrada, Giuffrida, and Sergio Martinez also earned wins during the singles portion, while Christian Vieira and Vikrant Dahiya picked up the 6-3 victory at #3 doubles.
1. Pipoli, Nicola (MONM) def. Marcus Smith (HOFSTRA) 7-5, 6-4
2. Filipek, Przemyslaw (MONM) def. Niko Vulinovich (HOFSTRA) 6-0, 6-1
3. Gomez Estrada, Ale (MONM) def. Jan Leithner (HOFSTRA) 6-2, 6-4
4. Coco Haener (HOFSTRA) def. Vieira, Christian (MONM) 6-7, 6-3, 10-7
5. Giuffrida, Alberto (MONM) def. David Schrott (HOFSTRA) 6-2, 6-2
6. Martinez, Sergio (MONM) def. Nick Silvestri (HOFSTRA) 6-3, 6-0
The Hawks will travel to Penn State this Sunday for a 4:00 PM first serve, looking for their sixth straight win.