Western men's tennis evens record at 1-1 with win at Manhattanville


PURCHASE, NY (Mar 27) — The Western Connecticut State University men's tennis team evened its record at 1-1 following a 5-4 road victory at Manhattanville College on Tuesday afternoon.

Winners for the Colonials include Troy Pandolfi, Brian Bucknam, Kyle Wilson and Sean Tansley in solos. Pandolfi and Austin Werner and Bucknam and Enea Dervishi captured win in pairs' competitions.

The Colonials travel to Bridgewater State University for their LEC opener on Saturday.

Western Connecticut 5, Manhattanville 4

Troy Pandolfi  def. Michael Capozzi 7-5,6-4
Austin Werner lost Dean Tahir 1-6,2-6
Brian Bucknam def. Andres Rivera 3-6,7-5(10-6)
Kyle Wilson def. Chris Lin 4-6,6-3 (10-6)
Enea Dervishi lost Gabriel Berlinger 6-7 (2-7),2-6
Sean Tansley def. Kyle McGowan 7-6 (6-8), 5-7

Pandolfi /Werner def. Capozzi / Tahir 8-2
Bucknam/Dervishi def. Rivera/Lin 8-5
Wilson/Tansley lost Berlinger/McGowan 3-8