Avengers best Cannoneers, 8-1

Avengers best Cannoneers, 8-1

BROOKLYN –  The Pratt Institute men's tennis team fell the Avengers of ASA College by a score of 8-1 on Thursday evening at the ARC.

The result brings the Cannoneers record to 1-3 on the season, while the Avengers improve to 3-2.

After ASA swept the Cannoneers in all three doubles matches, Pratt found more success in the singles portion. In the No. 1 singles flight, Ben Erickson bested the Avenger's Jared Howard 7-5, 6-3.

Facing some of the best competition in the area, Pratt's Simon Salazar and Taeyoung Chang both put forth impressive outings before dropping their respective matches by identical 6-2, 6-1 scores.

Up Next – The Cannoneers head to Dutchess County, NY for a non-conference match against the Bard College Raptors on Friday, March 30. A 7:00 p.m. start time was announced.