Men's Tennis Wins Over Bryant

Freshman Kevin Katz teamed with Daniel Khanin to win third doubles against Bryant.

March 16, 2013

Final Stats

WASHINGTON - Georgetown University's men's tennis program earned its first home victory of the year defeating Bryant, 4-3. The Hoyas dual match record now stands at 3-6 overall.

The Hoyas started with winning the doubles point by taking two of the three doubles matches. GU's No. 2 squad of Alex Tropiano (Laurel Hollow, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) and Shane Korber (Newport Beach, Calif./Corona Del Mar) earned an 8-2 win which was followed by an 8-5 win at No. 3 by Daniel Khanin (Baldwin, N.Y.) and Kevin Katz (Woodbury, N.Y./Syosset).

After Khanin earned the Hoyas a team point in doubles he then earned GU's second point of day at No. 2 singles, winning a 6-4, 6-2 decision. Bryant responded by winning three straight singles matches at No. 6, No. 1 and No. 3. With the match score sitting at 3-2 in Bryant's favor, Tropiano tied the match with a 6-1, 6-3 win at five singles.

In the singles competition it came down to Shane Korber (Newport Beach, Calif./Corona Del Mar) on court four. With the overall match score tied at three all, Korber had to squeeze out a three set match after falling in set one, 6-7 (3), 6-2, 6-3.

Georgetown stays home for its second of five straight matches at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex, on Tuesday, March 19 against Navy. Match time is 3 p.m.

 

 

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March 5
1:00 PM
UC San Diego
San Diego, Calif.
March 7
1:00 PM
UC Irvine
Irvine, Calif.
March 9
TBA
Utah State
Marina del Rey, Calif.
March 9
TBA
Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, Calif.
March 16
11:00 AM
Wagner
Washington, D.C.
March 17
11:00 AM
Xavier
Washington, D.C.
March 19
11:00 PM
Hofstra
Washington, D.C.
March 24
10:00 AM
St. Johns
Flushing, N.Y.
March 25
10:00 AM
Marist
Poughkipsee, N.Y.
March 26
12:00 PM
Bates College
Washington, D.C.
March 30
2:00 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
April 2
10:00 AM
Navy
Washington, D.C.
April 2
TBA
The Citadel
Washington, D.C.
April 7
1:00 PM
Temple
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 13
12:00 PM
Emory
Washington, D.C.
April 20
11:00 AM
George Washington
Washington, D.C.

Senior Day
April 22
12:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.
April 27
TBA
First Round
Cayce, S.C.
April 28
TBA
Quarterfinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 29
TBA
Semifinals
Cayce, S.C.