March 25, 2003

Men's Tennis Edges New Mexico, 4-3

March 25, 2003

Albuquerque, NM - Coach Jay Harris' 40th ranked men's tennis team extended its record to 11-2 overall with a 4-3 victory over New Mexico.

The Bears received strong performances throughout the lineup, and were led by senior captain Chris Drake, who earned a 6-4, 7-5 win at second singles. Brown also received singles wins from freshman Zachary Pasanan, a 6-4, 6-2 winner at number four, and freshman Phil Charm, who captured a hard fought 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 decision at number six.

Brown opened the match by capturing the doubles point. Junior Jamie Cerretani teamed with Drake to win 8-5 at number one doubles, while junior Kris Goddard paired with Pasanen for an 8-7 (7-3) win at third doubles.

Singles:
1. Bart Scott (UNM) d. Jamie Cerretani (BU) 2-6, 6-4; 7-6
2. Chris Drake (B) d. David Kowalski (UNM) 6-4, 7-5
3. Brent Salazar (UNM) d. Nick Goldberg (BU) 6-1, 6-4
4. Zack Pasanen (BU) d. Henry Gers (UNM) 6-4, 6-2
5. Jasmin Hodzic (UNM) d. Ben Brier (BU) 6-4, 6-2
6. Phil Charm (BU) d. Ryan Stotland (UNM) 6-1, 4-6; 6-3

Doubles: 1. Cerretan/Drake (BU) d. Scott/Gers (UNM) 8-5 2. #51 Salazar/Stotland (UNM) d. Goldberg/Adil Shamasdin (BU) 8-4 3. Pasanen/Kris Goddard (BU) d. Coetzee/Kowalski (UNM) 8-7 (7-3)