STONY BROOK, N.Y. – The Queens College men's tennis team's four-match win streak came to an end on Friday, as the Knights fell to NCAA Division I opponent Stony Brook in a 5-2 decision. The Knights drop to 8-5 on the season, while the Seawolves improve to 5-4 overall.
Queens kept it close throughout, picking up wins at No. 3 doubles and third and fourth singles, while two of the Knights' defeats in singles play came in three sets.
The Seawolves took the doubles point with wins at the top two flights. Meanwhile, Cosme Jubera and Richard Sec registered a 6-0 win for Queens at No. 3 doubles. With the win, the duo improved to 3-0 as a doubles team this spring.
Sec and Jubera led the Knights in singles play as well. Sec battled for a 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 victory in the third spot, while Jubera fought for a 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 win in the fourth position. However, Stony Brook took victories at first, second, fifth and sixth singles to capture the match.
The Knights are right back at it on Saturday, April 8, for a 1 p.m. match at the University of the Sciences.