The St. Marys men's tennis team posted a 5-1 victory over Penn State Behrend at the 2022 NCAA Tournament held at Mary Washington University on Friday afternoon.
The Seahawks move onto the second-round matches in the NCAA Tournament. St. Marys held a 2-1 lead after the doubles competition. Jonathon Laier and Mitchell May picked up the victory at No. 1 doubles. Laier and May took a 2-1 and only trailed once at 3-2 before coming back to defeate Stephen Alam and Kier Nacua, 8-6. The Seahawks earned wins at No. 3, 5 and six singles to end the match. St. Marys only gave up two set points over the three finished singles matches to advance.
The Lions season comes to an end with an 11-14 overall record