December 16, 2009

Penn Holds Off Bears, 6-3

Philadelphia, PA - The Brown men’s had a spirited match against Penn before falling to the Quakers by a 6-3 margin.

Senior co-captain Adam Greenberg had a great win for the Bears at number seven, coming back from two games to one down, to win in five, 11-9, in the fifth game.

In a thrilling match at number eight, sophomore Tucker Bryan won in a tie breaker, 14-12, in the fifth game having been 0-2 down in games. Senior Alex Heitzmann was successful at number nine, playing extremely well to win in three games.

With the end of the fall semester, the Bears will be idle for final exams and the Holiday’s, returning to action on January 17 at home against Cornell.

No. 1 Mark Froot (P) def. Adrian Leanza (B), 3-0 (11-5,11-7,12-10)
No. 2 Dan Greenberg (P) def. Benjamin Clayman (B), 3-0 (11-6,11-6,11-7)
No. 3 James Clark (P) def. Brad Thompson (B), 3-0 (11-6,12-10,11-8)
No. 4 Trevor McGuinness (P) def. Patrick Davis (B), 3-1 (9-11,11-8,11-8,11-3)
No. 5 Porter Drake (P) def. Eamon O Connor (B), 3-0 (11-2,11-3,11-4)
No. 6 Akhilesh Nayak (P) def. Christopher Holter (B), 3-1 (11-9,11-4,9-11,11-6)
No. 7 Adam Greenberg (B) def. Zuhaib Mohiuddin (P), 3-2 (11-9,7-11,11-9,8-11,11-9)
No. 8 William Bryan (B) def. Christopher Thompson (P), 3-2 (11-13,5-11,11-5,11-7,14-12)
No. 9 Alex Heitzmann (B)def. Justin Kim (P), 3-0 (11-8,12-10,11-7)