March 16, 2008

Bears Close Blue Gray Classic with 4-1 Win over #48 Fresno State

March 16, 2008

MONTGOMERY, AL - The Brown men's tennis team (9-9) closed out its competition at the Blue Gray Classic with a 4-1 victory over #48 Fresno State. The Bears earned wins at #2 and #3 doubles to pick up the doubles point and then posted wins at #3, #5, and #6 singles to earn the four points and the win. Junior Sam Garland (Bradenton, FL) helped to lead Brown, winning at #2 doubles and at #6 singles.

Brown 4, #48 Fresno State 1
Doubles
#1 Siwy/Zapletal (FS) def. Kohli/Ratnam (B) 8-4
#2 Gardner/Garland (B) def. Fafek/Veerepalli (FS) 8-6
#3 Lee/Posner (B) def. Kerin/Leiby (FS) 8-5
Singles
#1 Rudolf Siwy (FS) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 6-4, 6-2
#2 (#99) Mirko Zapletal (FS) vs. Chris Lee (B) DNF
#3 Jonathan Pearlman (B) def. Tajesvi Veerepalli (FS) 6-3, 6-0
#4 Denny Fafek (FS) vs. Noah Gardner (B) DNF
#5 Kendrick Au (B) def. Martin Nilsson (FS) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
#6 Sam Garland (B) def. Siddharth Alapati (FS) 6-4, 6-4