Men’s Tennis cruises past Behrend 7-2

Allan Miller
Senior Allan Miller

ERIE, Pa. – The Pitt-Bradford men’s tennis team went on the road and defeated conference-foe Penn State Behrend 7-2 on Friday, March 28.

Pitt-Bradford (3-2, 2-0) swept doubles plays with strong performances from each of its three doubles pairs.

Senior Allan Miller and freshman Konstantin Teverovskiy opened the match with an 8-3 victory over Behrend’s number one doubles pair. Junior Ian Vaughan and senior Travis Scida collected an 8-2 win in game two.

Junior Dylan Nuzzo and freshman Jordan Dugan rounded out the scorecard for the Panthers with an 8-3 victory in the final doubles match.

In singles play, Teverovskiy dropped game one 7-6, 2-6, 7-6 to Behrend’s top singles player. Scida grabbed the first win with a 6-2, 6-1 victory in game two. In game three, Miller secured the overall victory for the Panthers with a 6-3, 6-0 win.

Vaughan fell in game four 6-0, 3-6, 6-4. Nuzzo out-dueled his opponent in game five to snag a 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 win. Dugan rounded out the scoring for the Panthers with a 6-1, 6-1 win.

Pitt-Bradford, holding an undefeated record in conference play, returns to the courts on Sunday, March 30, as Bethany comes to town for a 2 p.m. non-conference match at the Kessel Athletic Complex.