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PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZSalisbury junior Patrick To will face every opponent’s top player this season in his first year as the Falcons’ No. 1 singles player. PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZSalisbury junior Patrick To will face every opponent’s top player this season in his first year as the Falcons’ No. 1 singles player.

Falcon tennis tops Palisades

Thursday, March 29, 2018 by Mike Haines mhaines@tnonline.com in Sports

The Salisbury tennis team opened the season with one win in its first four matches.

Monday, March 26

Salisbury-Moravian Acad.

The Falcons were swept by the defending Colonial champion Lions, 5-0.

SINGLES

Daniel Elmi (MA) def Patrick To 6-0, 6-0; Cyrus Elmi (MA) def. Aaron Kahn 6-2, 6-1; Deepak Shankar (MA) def. Dylan Weber 6-4, 6-1;

DOUBLES

Ryan Hoffman/Ben Wax (MA) def. Bryce Erdman and Brad Hnatow 6-2, 6-1; Matt Barnes/Jules Bemporad (MA) def. Tyler Sechler-Stone/Logan Vitales 6-2, 6-1.

Monday, March 19

So. Lehigh-Salisbury

The Falcons fell 5-0 to the Spartans.

Second doubles team Tyler Sechler-Stone and Dylan Weber played the closest match for Salisbury, falling 6-4, 6-3.

SINGLES

Zach Lebby (SL) def. Patrick To 6-0, 6-1; Scott Polek (SL) def. Aaron Kahn 6-0, 6-0; Krishna Annanbhotta (SL) def. Christopher Marinos 6-0, 6-1.

DOUBLES

Ben Forster/Keenan Nagle (SL) def. Brad Hnatow/Bryce Erdman 6-4, 6-1; Coby Rush/Keenan Knight (SL) def. Dylan Weber/Tyler Sechler-Stone 6-4, 6-3.

Friday, March 16

Salisbury-Palisades

The Falcons beat the Pirates, 3-2.

Salisbury’s Christopher Marinos won the No. 3 singles match 7-6, 1-6, 10-4, while the team of Brad Hnatow and Bryce Erdman won 6-1, 6-4 at No. 1 doubles, while Tyler Sechler-Stone and Dylan Weber teamed up for a 6-4, 6-0 win at No. 2 doubles

SINGLES

M. Swope (P) def. P. To 6-2, 6-0; G. Kelly (P) def. A. Kahn 6-0, 6-0; C. Marinos (S) def. Neil Guarino 7-6, 1-6, 10-4;

DOUBLES

Hnatow/Erdemen (S) def. Gehman/Rodriguez 6-1, 6-4; Sechler-Stone/Weber (S) def. Reinard/Goggin 6-4, 6-0.

Wednesday, March 14

Palmerton-Salisbury

The Falcons fell to Palmerton, 4-1.

Bryce Erdman and Brad Hnatow teamed up for the Falcons only win, taking the No. 1 doubles match 6-3, 6-1.

SINGLES

Nate Andress (P) def. Patrick To 6-0, 6-2; Mattis Willuhn (P) def. Aaron Kahn 6-0, 6-3; Marc Roselli (P) def. Christopher Marinos 6-2, 6-1;

DOUBLES

Bryce Erdman/Brad Hnatow (S) def. Taylor Hirocheck/Erica Messies 6-3, 6-1; Kory Kratzer/ John Hillanbrood (P) def. Tyler Sechler-Stone/Sean Snyder 6-4, 6-0.