Sept. 17, 2007
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team concluded action at the Northeast Intercollegiate and saw some promising results from its three freshmen, as Kendrick Au (St. John's, NF) won the #3 Singles Flight and Jonathan Pearlman (New York, NY) finished as the runner-up in the #1 Singles Flight. In doubles action, Pearlman combined with classmate Charlie Posner (Cambridge, MA) to win the second flight as Brown won three flights overall in addition juniors Chris Lee (Sudbury, MA) and Basu Ratnam (Oyster Bay, NY) claiming the top doubles flight on Saturday.
In addition to the Northeast Intercollegiate results, senior Saurabh Kohli (Colaba, Mumbai, India) and sophomore Nathaniel Gorham (Los Altos Hills, CA) were both in Charlottesville, NC taking part in the Virginia Invitational.
NORTHEAST INTERCOLLEGIATE RESULTS - Day 3 (Brown only)
Consolation Semifinals: Garland/Gardner (B) def. Coley/Green (Marist) 8-5. Consolation Finals: Garland/Gardner (B) vs. Sessagesimi/Pisecky (Marist) DNP.
Finals: Pearlman/Posner (B) def. Nolan/Wong (BC) 8-6. Consolation Semifinals (5th place bracket): Garcia/Abji (Niagara) def. Simmons/Au (B) 8-7 (7).
Semifinals: Jonathan Pearlman (B) def. Walter Garcia (Niagara) 6-2, 6-0; Finals: Phil Stephens (FDU) def. Jonathan Pearlman (B) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4. Consolation Semifinals: Jason Sechrist (BC) def. Sam Garland (B) default. Consolation Semifinals (5th place bracket): Noah Gardner (B) def. Michael Kalfayan (Harvard) default. Consolation Finals (5th place bracket): Luka Djordevic (Hofstra) def. Noah Gardner (B).
VIRGINIA INVITATIONAL RESULTS (Brown Only)
First Round: Chris Clayton (Harvard) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 6-4, 6-4. Consolation Quarterfinals: Kazuya Komada (Western Michigan) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 6-1, 6-3.
First Round: Goulet/Price (Duke) def. Kohli/Gorham (B) 8-1. Consolation Quarterfinals: Hayes/Lucien (Harvard) def. Kohli/Gorham (B) default.