Salisbury sweeps Hood in men's and women's doubleheader

Salisbury sweeps Hood in men's and women's doubleheader

SALISBURY, Md. - The Salisbury University men's and women's tennis teams picked up Capital Athletic Conference wins over Hood College on Wednesday afternoon at the SU outdoor courts as the Sea Gulls swept the Blazers, 9-0.

The Salisbury women's team (9-2, 2-0 CAC) played five singles matches and two doubles matches against the outmanned Hood team. SU received wins in singles from Robyn Wendell, Kristen King, Angela Tenaglia, Julia Glanz and Lauren Bakker. In doubles, SU top pair Anna Marie Kable and Jackie Burr won 8-0 at No. 1 doubles. Kelly Fahrner and Rachel Iosue won 8-1 at No. 2 doubles.

On the men's side, SU coach Randy Halfpap was able to switch up his line-up as several Sea Gull key reserves earned wins for the maroon and gold. Salisbury (9-1, 2-0 CAC), currently ranked No. 26 in the country, is set to host No. 20 Christopher Newport University on Thursday, March 27, at 3:30 p.m. The Sea Gulls received singles' points from Brendan Kincaid, David Lupinetti, Andrew Nottage, Marcus Robinson, Giorgio Athans and Matt Copeland. In doubles, Kincaid paired up with Lupinetti at No. 1 doubles to win 8-2. Nottage and Robinson swept Hood 8-0 at No. 2 doubles while Athans and Copeland took a point at No. 3 doubles.

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