Men’s Tennis Easily Downs Penn College of Technology

Taylor Swim helped win the lone doubles match to clinch the victory over Penn College of Technology Thursday.
Taylor Swim helped win the lone doubles match to clinch the victory over Penn College of Technology Thursday.

Ben Ornstein led a sweep in singles play for the Susquehanna University Men's Tennis team while the duo of Taylor Swim and Garrett Deyle won the only completed doubles match as the River Hawks posted a 7-0 victory over Penn College of Technology Thursday afternoon at the Garrett Sports Complex Tennis Courts in Selinsgrove.

Ornstein posted a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles while Alexander Dove won 6-2, 6-1 at No. 2, Alexander Cocolas won 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 and Nicholas Meale was a 6-0, 6-0 winner at No. 4 singles for the River Hawks.

With a limited roster of players, Penn College of Technology forfeited the No. 5 and No. 6 singles matches.

Swim and Deyle won 8-3 at No. 2 doubles to clinch the victory and the No. 1 doubles match featuring Ashton Collins and Austin Gow was not completed.

The River Hawks have a busy weekend scheduled with a trip to Goucher for a Landmark Conference match Saturday and a home conference tilt against Catholic Sunday. The Catholic match was originally scheduled for last weekend but was postponed due to weather.