GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. – The Bryn Athyn College men's tennis program fell to Gwynedd Mercy University, 7-2, in a non-conference match on Thursday afternoon.
The Lions earned both of their points with victories at No. 1 and No. 4 singles.
Amit Padmanabhan improved his singles record to 4-1 after he outlasted Brian Irwin to pick up a three-set win in the No. 1 flight, 6-4, 5-7, 6-2. Zach Brock notched his first victory at No. 3 singles as he took out Trevor Vitz in straight sets 6-3, 6-0.
Bryn Athyn goes back into North Eastern Athletic Conference play with a road match against Penn State Berks on Saturday, April 7 at noon.
GWYNEDD MERCY 7, BRYN ATHYN 2
1. Amit Padmanaban (BAC) def. Brian Irwin (GMU) 6-4, 5-7, 6-2
2. Max Schneider (GMU) def. Vojtech Luza (BAC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Zach Brock (BAC) def. Trevor Vitz (GMU) 6-3, 6-0
4. Vince Viola (GMU) def. Camden Cacolice (BAC) 6-0, 6-3
5. Chris Wood (GMU) wins via forfeit
6. Tyler Blair (GMU) wins via forfeit
1. Irwin/Schneider (GMU) def. Luza/Padmanabhan (BAC) 8-4
2. Viola/Wood (GMU) def. Cacolice/Brock (BAC) 9-7
3. Vitz/Blair (GMU) wins via forfeit
Bryn Athyn: 2-3
Gwynedd Mercy: 3-2