April 4, 2008

Bears Win Three Singles Matches in Straight Sets to Post 4-3 Victory over #69 Princeton

April 4, 2008

PRINCETON, NJ - The Brown men's tennis team (10-12, 1-0) fell behind, 1-0, after #69 Princeton claimed the doubles point, but earned three straight-set wins in singles action and then picked up another after a Princeton player retired due to injury to earn a 4-3 win over the Tigers on Friday afternoon. Junior Chris Lee (Sudbury, MA), junior Sam Garland (Bradenton, FL), and freshman Kendrick Au (St. Johns, NF) all won in straight sets to help lead Brown.

Brown 4, #69 Princeton 3
Doubles
#1 Krueger-Wyman/Carpeni (P) def. Kohli/Ratnam (B) 8-5
#2 Capkovic/Vuckovic (P) def. Garland/Gardner (B) 8-6
#3 Posner/Lee (B) def. Gober/Kim (P) 8-5
Order of finish: 2,1,3
Singles
#1 Peter Capkovic (P) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 5-7, 6-2, 1-0 (4)
#2 Jonathan Pearlman (B) def. Alex Krueger-Wyman (P) 6-4, ret.
#3 Chris Lee (B) def. George Carpeni (P) 6-2, 6-4
#4 Ryan Kim (P) def. Noah Gardner (B) 6-2, 6-4
#5 Sam Garland (B) def. Charlie Brosens (P) 6-4, 6-3
#6 Kendrick Au (B) def. Jonathan Leslie (P) 6-3, 6-0
Order of finish: 2,6,4,3,5,1