WASHINGTON – The Catholic University of America men's tennis team earned a Landmark Conference victory at home on the Dowd Family Courts, defeating Scranton, 5-4.
Top top competitors each won their matches as Catholic took 1-4 singles and number one and doubles.
Junior Juan Lorido led the way with two victories, each at No. 1. Lorido won 6-3 over Scranton's Alexander Ochalski, 6-3, 6-1, and then combined with senior Rocky Alhaqbani to take the top doubles match, 8-6.
Alhaqhani was also victorious in his singles match, winning over the Royals' No. 4, 6-2, 7-6, 6-1.
The Cardinals continue Landmark play this Saturday at Elizabethtown, beginning at 1 p.m.