SPRINGFIELD, NJ – The bad weather was on the way and Dayton was coming off a loss in the quarterfinals of the sectional tournament to Glen Ridge. Still, the Bulldogs managed to complete their match with A.L. Johnson of Clark edging the Crusaders 3-2.
Dayton’s senior Colin McCormack played court one and beat Johnson’s senior Matthew Vigliotti 8-5.
On court two was Dayton’s junior Julien Heurteux facing the Crusaders’ senior Logan Guarino. Guarino won 8-3.
Playing on court three for the Bulldogs was sophomore Russell Cook and he played Johnson’s senior George Visconti who won the match 8-0.
Both Dayton doubles teams won their matches.
On the first doubles court were sophomores Matt Mlawski and Brandon Wohl. They beat Johnson’s senior Chris Cundari and sophomore Robert Lukawkewicz 8-1.
The second doubles court featured Dayton’s senior Adam Gelo and junior Ryan Salman against Johnson’s senior Brandon Laraway and senior Aarish Sadana. The Bulldogs won 8-4.
The Bulldogs are 8-7 for the season and the Crusaders are 5-7.
Today, the Bulldogs travel to Scotch Plains for a 4:00 p.m. match against Union Catholic.