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Men's tennis wins five matches in singles and rallies for 6-3 win over Penn State Harrisburg

(Posted September 24, 2010)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- Juniata College men's tennis dropped two of its three doubles matches, but rallied to win five singles matches and post a 6-3 win over Penn State Harrisburg, Friday afternoon on the Raffensperger Tennis Courts.

The tandem of Elliott Perow (Huntingdon, Pa./Huntingdon Area) and Brice Morey (Enola, Pa./East Pennsboro) posted the lone doubles win, an 8-6 victory at no. 2 doubles.

Perow and Morey went on to wins in their respective singles matches �¢?" Perow with a 6-0, 7-6 (7-3) win at no. 2 singles over PSU-Harrisburg's Tyler Bixler, while Morey notched a 6-1, 6-1 triumph over Kevin Marrs at no. 3 singles.

Freshman Justin Wisniewski (Moorestown, N.J.) posted his first collegiate singles victory with a 6-1, 6-3 win at no. 1 singles over the Lions' Nate Nulchinsky. Senior Arnab Chakrabarti (Alpharetta, Ga./Alpharetta) was taken into the super-tiebreak by PSU-Harrisburg's Evgeny Matigullin before eventually posting a 4-6, 6-1, 10-4 win at no. 4 singles.

Juniata (2-0) will conclude its fall slate on Sunday, Oct. 3, when it travels to Annville, Pa., to face Lebanon Valley College. The match is scheduled to start at 12:00 p.m.

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