February 7, 2010

Bears Fall to #20 Virginia Tech

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (4-3) dropped a 6-1 decision to #20 Virginia Tech on Sunday afternoon. Freshman Timmy Klanke (Potomac, MD) led the Bears, earning a victory at #3 singles (3-6, 6-3, 6-4). Senior Nathaniel Gorham (Los Altos Hills, CA) played a close match at #2 singles, falling 7-6 in the first set, while freshman Mike Hill (Topsham, ME) had a close two-set match at #4 singles, falling 7-5, 6-4.

#20 Virginia Tech 6, Brown 1
Doubles
#1 - Daciek/Beck (VT) def. Au/Posner (Brown) 8-2
#2 - Re/Jacques (VT) def. Klanke/Deighton (Brown) 8-1
#3 - Somen/Delg'Incerti Tocci (VT) def. Gorham/Hill (Brown) 8-7 (3)
Singles
#1 - Yoann Re (VT) def. Kendrick Au (Brown) 6-2, 6-3
#2 - Luka Somen (VT) def. Nathaniel Gorham (Brown) 7-6, 6-3
#3 - Timmy Klanke (Brown) def. Corrado Delg'Incerti Tocci (VT) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
#4 - (#75) Patrick Daciek (VT) def. Mike Hill (Brown) 7-5, 6-4
#5 - Will Beck (VT) def. Tom Deighton (Brown) 6-1, 6-2
#6 - (#100) Sebastien Jacques (VT) def. Charlie Posner (Brown) 6-0, 6-0

Pictured: Nathaniel Gorham ’10. Photo by DSPics.com.