WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – After a rough go of things one day prior, Penn State Harrisburg men's tennis rebounded nicely with a 5-4 victory over North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) foe Penn College on Sunday afternoon, April 18.
Trailing 2-1 overall entering singles play, the Blue & White needed every victory they got to clinch the narrow team win. Kurtz erased an early deficit to defeat Jesse Kight 6-7 (1-7), 6-3, 6-4 in the No. 2 matchup, while Alex Rohn had an easier time in a 6-0, 6-0 sweep of Burkhart in the No. 3 outing. Ryan McGlynn took down Tommy Cavanagh 6-1, 6-0 in the fifth contest, while Casey Detwiler handled Tanner 6-1, 6-0 in the No. 6 matchup.
The Lions will look to build off Sunday's victory when they host Penn State Berks at the Hoverter Tennis Complex for another conference contest on Tuesday afternoon, April 20.