UDDIN STRONG FOR HAWKS IN LOSS AT HOWARD
Joseph Journey (pictured) and the Hawks were swept in singles and doubles play
Joseph Journey (pictured) and the Hawks were swept in singles and doubles play

March 25, 2013

Final Stats

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Freshman Mohin Uddin (Forestville, Md.) tallied six points at No. 3 singles, but it was not enough as the University of Maryland Eastern Shore men's tennis dropped a 7-0 decision at Howard on Saturday afternoon. The team was swept in singles and doubles play, where the Bison dominated play from start to finish.

UMES (0-5, 0-2 MEAC) was led by Uddin, who played well in both singles and doubles play. He fell by decisions of 6-3, 6-3 at No. 3 singles and teamed up with junior Joseph Journey (Detroit, Mich.) to lose 8-4 at second-doubles.

Junior Kijontray McClay (San Diego, Calif.) fell 6-2, 6-1 at No. 2 singles and joined junior Wirlen Elame (Silver Spring, Md.) to fall 8-0 at first-doubles. Elame scored one point at No. 1 singles and the Hawks rounded out play with Journey being swept at No. 4 singles.

UMES returns to play on Sunday, March 31 with a MEAC double dip against Coppin State and Norfolk State. The Hawks will begin play at 10 a.m. against Coppin State and will conclude play on the day with a 4 p.m. match against Norfolk State.

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