LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Saint Joseph’s men’s tennis team wrapped up its participation in the 2017 ITA Atlantic Regionals on Saturday.
Senior Tim Stierle came away with a win in the singles consolation draw, topping Jabari Stafford of George Washington in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4.
Elsewhere in the consolation draw, senior Peter Dewitt and sophomore Beekman Schaeffer dropped tough three-set results to opponents from George Mason and Mount St. Mary’s, respectively. Dewitt fell to Pally Ray, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3, while Schaeffer went down to Brandon Wortkotter, 6-4, 5-7, 6-4.
Schaeffer and freshman Johnnie Massart dropped their second round main doubles draw match, falling 8-2 to Penn State’s Christos Antonopolous and Alp Sentay.
The Hawks return to action in three weeks at the Navy Invitational.
Doubles Main Draw, Second Round
Singles Consolation Draw
Tim Stierle (SJU) def. Jabari Stafford (George Washington), 6-2, 6-4
Pally Ray (George Mason) def. Peter Dewitt (SJU), 7-5, 4-6, 6-3
Brandon Wortkotter (Mount St. Mary’s) def. Schaeffer (SJU), 6-4, 5-7, 6-4