Men’s Tennis sweeps Keuka 9-0

Olean, N.Y. – The Pitt-Bradford men’s tennis team secured its first sweep of the season on Thursday, March 20, when it defeated the Keuka Storm, 9-0, and grabbed its first win in dominating fashion.

Pitt-Bradford (1-1) began the match with the doubles portion of the contest. Senior Allan Miller and freshman Konstantin Teverovskiy defeated the Storm’s top pair with an 8-0 victory. Junior Ian Vaughan senior Travis Scida posted a second-straight shutout victory with an 8-0 win over the second-seeded pair.

Junior Dylan Nuzzo and freshman Jordan Dugan wrapped up the sweep of the doubles match with an 8-1 victory over the Storm.

With the doubles match completed, the two teams moved to the singles contest. Teverovskiy got the win in the first game, defeating Justin Fries 7-5, 6-3. Scida took game two by a score of 6-0, 6-3 over Julian Diaz.

The two victories to begin singles assured the Panthers a victory over Keuka. But with four players still playing, Pitt-Bradford was eyeing the sweep.

Vaughan locked up the win in game three with a 6-1, 6-0 victory. Miller won game four 6-1, 6-2. With two games remaining the Panthers were poised to finish strong.

Dugan took game five 6-0, 6-1 and Nuzzo’s victory gave the Panthers what they had hoped for with a 6-0, 6-0 win and the sweep of the storm.

Pitt-Bradford returns to the courts on Saturday, March 22, when conference-foe Mount Aloysius comes to Bradford for an 11 a.m. match.