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Matthew Langsdale
Matthew Langsdale

McDaniel sweeps Wesley

DOVER, Del. – Matthew Langsdale (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) dropped just three games in a 2-0 day to lead McDaniel to a 9-0 victory over Wesley in non-conference men's tennis action on Sunday.

The Green Terror (4-3) won first and third doubles by 8-0 margins before taking all six singles in straight sets to record its third sweep of the season.

Nick Barra and Cochise Lucas were able to take a game for the Wolverines (0-2) at second doubles but fell to Steve French (New Windsor, Md./Francis Scott Key) and Justin Ward (Sykesville, Md./Century), 8-1.

Langsdale partnered with Brian Kron (Upperco, Md./North Carroll) for an 8-0 win at third doubles while Ben Faber (Wayne, Pa./Conestoga) and Chad Palman (Montgomery Village, Md./Gaithersburg) won by the same margin in the No. 1 slot.

Langsdale was a 6-0, 6-3 winner at fifth singles while Kron took a 6-3, 6-1 decision at No. 4 singles.

Faber rounded out a double-win day with a 6-1, 6-1 win at first singles while Ward was a 6-2, 6-1 victor at second singles.

French also had two wins on the day, taking third singles, 6-1, 6-4.

Sam Morris (Takoma Park, Md.) rounded out the McDaniel competitors, winning at No. 6 singles, 6-0, 6-1.

The Green Terror returns to action at Penn State-Harrisburg on Friday. Match time is 3 p.m.

McDaniel 9, Wesley 0
Doubles
1. Ben Faber/Chad Palman (M) def. Chris Maximo/Andrew Crews 8-0;
2.
Steve French/Justin Ward (M) def. Nick Barr/Cochise Lucas 8-1;
3.
Brian Kron/Matthew Langsdale (M) def Ryan Mancuso/Kevin Mangini 8-0.

Singles
1. Faber (M) def. Maximo 6-1, 6-1;
2.
Ward (M) def. Barr 6-2, 6-1;
3.
French (M) def. Pat Slinka 6-1, 6-4;
4.
Kron (M) def. Andrew Crews 6-3, 6-1;
5.
Langsdale (M) def. Cochise Lucas 6-0, 6-3;
6.
Sam Morris (M) def. Mancuso 6-0, 6-1.

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