Orlando, Fla. – After dropping two of the three doubles matches, the Clark University men's tennis team rebounded and won five of the six singles matches and won its second straight contest, 6-3 over Saint Mary's University on Wednesday afternoon.
Diego Angel (Lima, Peru) and Zack Goodstein (Columbus, Ohio) pushed the Cardinals' combination of Michael Lunka and Bobby Steingraeber, but fell 9-7 at No. 1 and Dan Stein (Newton, Mass.) and Josh Burger (Fairfield, Conn.) couldn't keep up with Sam Puff and Andrew Rangitsch at No. 2, 8-6.
Things changed drastically for the Cougars in singles action as Angel posted a 6-0, 3-0 (retired) win over Lunka at No. 1 and Stein went straight sets over Steingraeber, 6-0, 6-2 at No. 2.
Puff gave SMU their only win in singles play when he knocked off Goodstein, 6-2, 7-6 (7-3).
Thursday will be a challenging day for Clark (2-1) as the face Colby-Sawyer at 8:00 a.m. and then wrap up their trip with Ursinus at 6:30 p.m.