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Juniata men's tennis concludes play at Landmark Individual Tournament

(Posted October 12, 2008)

SCRANTON, Pa. -- The Juniata College men's tennis wrapped up the second and final day of competition at the Landmark Conference Individual Tournament in Scranton, Pa., with the two remaining Eagle doubles pairings dropping matches in the semifinal round.

Aaron Rhodes (Huntingdon, Pa./Huntingdon Area) and Jonathan Skoner (Pittsburgh, Pa./Central Catholic) fell to Moravian's Kevin Holze and Drew Shreter, 8-5, in the semifinals of #2 doubles. The #3 doubles team of Tucker Good (Gettysburg, Pa./Gettysburg) and Andrew Hoffman (Blain, Pa./Susquehanna Township) dropped their semifinal matc, 8-3, to Moravian's Chandler Forman and Jason Bonilla.

The Landmark Individual Tournament completes the fall 2008 slate of events for the Juniata men's tennis team. The Eagles will resume competition in the spring with matches during a spring break trip to Hilton Head, S.C.

Complete results from the Landmark Individual Tournament are below:

#1 Singles
QF - Jonathan Skoner (Juniata) def. Francisco Barrera (Goucher), 6-0, 6-2
SF - Scott Melideo (Scranton) def. Skoner, 6-2, 6-4

#2 Singles
QF - Jarrad Silver (Juniata) def. Steven Baum (Goucher), 3-6, 7-5, 6-4
SF - Carl Caceres (Scranton) def. Silver, 6-3, 6-3

#3 Singles
QF - Ryan Navarro (Juniata) def. Alec Green (Susquehanna), 6-2, 6-2
SF - Kevin Holze (Moravian) def. Navarro, 6-4, 6-3

#4 Singles
QF - Miachael Arrighi (Scranton) def. Arnab Chakrabarti (Juniata), 6-3, 6-1

#5 Singles
QF - Aaron Rhodes (Juniata), bye
SF - Peter Serafini (Drew) def. Rhodes, 6-0, 6-1

#6 Singles
QF - Ross Imbrie (Juniata) def. McAuliffe (Susquehanna), 6-3, 6-2
SF - Nick Yelito (Moravian) def. Imbrie, 6-1, 6-0

#1 Doubles
QF - Melideo/Kaplan (Scranton) def. Silver/Chakrabarti (Juniata), 8-2

#2 Doubles
QF - Rhodes/Skoner (Juniata), bye
SF - Holze/Shreter (Moravian) def. Rhodes/Skoner, 8-5

#3 Doubles
QF - Good/Hoffman (Juniata) def. Barrera/Kirschman (Goucher), 8-6
SF - Forman/Bonilla (Moravian) def/ Good/Hoffman, 8-3

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