HUNTINGDON, Pa.- The Juniata men's tennis team opened up their spring season with a 7-2 win over Messiah, Wednesday afternoon.
Ilia Buralkin (Moscow, Russia / -) and Owen Grafe (Newton, Mass. / Newton North) won, 8-4 at first doubles and Seth Strawser (Richfield, Pa. / Juniata HS) and Dan Ansel (Lancaster, Pa. / Manheim Township) won, 8-5 at third doubles.
Buralkin won, 6-3, 6-1 at first singles, Grafe won, 6-2, 6-0 at third singles, and Jason Gerber (Commack, N.Y. / Commack High School) won, 6-2, 6-2 at fourth singles. Matthew Munoz (Worthington, Ohio. / Findlay HS) won, 6-2, 6-3 at fifth singles and Robert Singer (Olney, Md. / Sherwood HS) won 6-3, 4-6, 10-4 at sixth singles.
Juniata will host Gettysburg tomorrow, March 28th at 3:30 PM.