September 26, 2006

Bears Win 23 Total Matches at Cincinnati Invitational

Sept. 26, 2006

CINCINNATI, OH - The Brown men's tennis team put up some promising results against competition at the Cincinnati Invitational, facing athletes from several ranked teams in singles and doubles. With 23 total wins over the three days, the Bears won more matches than any of the other teams competing, including ranked teams #9 Illinois, #26 Louisville, #28 Wake Forest, #34 Kentucky, and #58 Indiana, along with #63 Brown. Junior Saurabh Kohli (Colaba, Mumbai, India) and sophomore Chris Lee (Sudbury, MA) led the way for Brown as each lost just one doubles match with Kohli going 6-1 over the weekend and Lee going 4-1.

COMPLETE RESULTS (Brown Only)

FRIDAY SINGLES
Eric Thomas (Brown) def. Greg Anderson (Kentucky) 8-4
Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Alex Allon (Michigan State) 8-6
Saurabh Kohli (Brown) def. Lance Kasarov (Wisconsin) 6-3, 6-2
Basu Ratnam (Brown) def. Mike Bisnow (Wisconsin) 6-4, 6-4
Chris Lee (Brown) def. Brandon Davis (Illinois) 7-6, 2-6 (10-4)
Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Mike Dieciuc (Xavier) 7-5, 6-2
Doug Matthews (Xavier) def. Basu Ratnam (Brown) 8-5
Andrew Hamar (Wake Forest) def. Dan Hanegby (Brown) 7-5, 7-5
Mike Muskievicz (Wisconsin) def. Eric Thomas (Brown) 6-2, 6-3
Mike Dierberger (Wisconsin) def. Zach Pasanen (Brown) 6-2, 6-2

FRIDAY DOUBLES
Hanegby/Lee (Brown) def. Adamski/Sartor (Wake Forest) 8-4
Kohli/Pasanen (Brown) def. Virgin/Lambropoulos (Kentucky) 8-3
Kohli/Pasanen (Brown) def. Allare/Flowers (Michigan State) 8-5
Thomas/Ratnam (Brown) def. Forger/Norville (Michigan State) 8-3
Rinks/Monich (Michigan State) def. Hanegby/Lee (Brown) 8-6

SATURDAY SINGLES
Eric Thomas (Brown) def. Chris Herrlinger (Louisville) 6-3, 7-6 (7-3)
Chris Lee (Brown) def. Mike Muskievicz (Wisconsin) 4-6, 6-3 (10-5)
Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Pablo Camacho (Louisville) 6-1, 6-2
Chris Lee (Brown) def. John Allare (Michigan State) 3-6, 6-4 (10-8)
Dan Hanegby (Brown) def. David Bubenicek (Indiana) 4-6, 6-3 (10-5)
Saurabh Kohli (Brown) def. Mike McCarthy (Indiana) 6-3, 4-6 (10-2)
Basu Ratnam (Brown) def. Robert Rotaru (Louisville) 6-3, 6-4
Saurabh Kohli (Brown) def. Adam Monich (Michigan State) 6-0, 6-4
Arnaud Roussel (Indiana) def. Zach Pasanen (Brown) 7-5, 7-6 (8-6)
Charles Sartor (Wake Forest) def. Eric Thomas (Brown) 7-6 (7-5), 6-2
Lance Kasarov (Wisconsin) def. Basu Ratnam (Brown) 4-6, 6-4 (10-4)
Nick Rinks (Michigan State) def. Dan Hanegby (Brown) 6-2, 6-1
Phil Bellido (Wisconsin) def. Noah Gardner (Brown) 7-5, 7-5
Mak Kendall (Indiana) def. Zach Pasanen (Brown) 1-6, 6-4 (10-8)

SUNDAY SINGLES
Saurabh Kohli (Brown) def. Robert Rotaru (Louisville) 6-3, 5-7 (10-5)
Zach Pasanen (Brown) def. Chris Herrlinger (Louisville) 7-6 (5), 6-4
Eric Thomas (Brown) def. Pablo Camacho (Louisville) 6-1, 6-0
Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Ben Clos (Louisville) 4-6, 6-3 (10-7)
David Simon (Louisville) def. Basu Ratnam (Brown) 7-6 (4), 2-6 (12-10)

SUNDAY DOUBLES
Pasanen/Thomas (Brown) def. Antons/Roussel (Indiana) 8-4
Bubenicek/McLoughlin (Indiana) def. Kohli/Ratnam (Brown) 8-4