Sept. 28, 2003
Adil Shamasdin '05 and Zack Pasanen '06 lead the Bears into Sunday's semifinal round in the #1 Flight Singles. Shamasdin beat opponents from Assumption College and Marist on his path to the semis, while Pasanen took out players from Boston College and Princeton.
Seniors Ben Brier and Kris Goddard will both take a shot at making it to the finals in #2 Flight Singles. Both play Sunday in the semifinal round as Goddard faces and opponent from Manhattan College, while Brier sees some Ivy League competition when he faces off against a player from Princeton.
The 2003 Northeast Tennis Tournament takes place from Friday September 26, 2003 through Sunday September 28, 2003. The tournament includes players from Assumption College, Marist College, West Point, Colgate University, Rutgers University, University of Hartford, Princeton University, Hofstra University, Manhattan College, Lehigh University, Boston College, University of Connecticut, University of New Hampshire, University of Vermont, and University of Rhode Island.
#1 Flight Singles: (First Round) Shamasdin def. Goldman (Assumption) 6-2, 6-3; Pasanen def. Slattery (BC) 6-2, 6-3; Thomas def. Esler (Lehigh) 6-2, 6-1 (Quarterfinals) Shamasdin def. Hagen (Marist) 6-4, 5-7, 6-2; Pasanen def. Craton (Princeton) 1-6, 6-4, 6-1; Djordjevic (Hofstra) def. Thomas 6-3, 6-2
#2 Flight Singles: (First Round)Brier def. Santucci (Marist) 6-3, 6-2; Goddard def Fisher (Army) 6-3, 6-3 (Quarterfinals) Brier def. Saiontz (Harvard) 7-6(6), 6-1; Goddard def. McCoy (BC) 6-3, 6-4
#3 Flight Singles: (First Round) Moss def. Fawcett (Rutgers) 6-3, 6-3; Tedaldi def. Alvarado (Manhattan) 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 (Quarterfinals) Moss def. Gardner (Harvard) 6-3, 6-2; Tedaldi def. Hurlbert (Hartford) 6-3, 6-2
#4 Flight Singles: (First Round) Charm def. Stinson (UConn) 6-1, 6-3 (Quarterfinals) Charm def. Galdi (Rutgers) 7-5, 6-3