September 19, 2010

Bears Win Four Singles Flights At Northeast Intercollegiate

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team concluded its first competition of the season with four players winning matches in the finals of their respective draws. In fact, three of those finals were all Brown finals, as the Bears had four players take second in their respective draws. Winners included freshman Sam Fife (Scarsdale, NY), sophomore Mike Hill (Topsham, ME), freshman Brandon Burke (Kingston, Jamaica), and freshman Soufiane Azargui (Burlington, ONT), while other finalists included sophomore Tom Deighton (London, England), sophomore Timmy Klanke (Potomac, MD), senior Kendrick Au (St. John's, NF), and sophomore Luciano Musella (Fort Lauderdale, FL).

Brown is back in action next weekend when it competes in the USTA National Tennis Center Colleciate Invitational in Flushing, NY.

Complete Brown Results (Day 3)
Red Draw
Finals - Sam Fife (Brown) def. Tom Deighton (Brown) 6-3, 7-5
Orange Draw
Finals - Mike Hill (Brown) def. Timmy Klanke (Brown) 0-6, 6-3, 6-2
Yellow Draw
Finals - Burke (Brown) def. Au (Brown) 3-6, 7-5, 6-2
Green Draw
Finals - Azargui (Brown) def. Bernasek (Colgate) 6-1, 6-2
Backdraw Consolation - Yazmer (Brown) def. Hill (Bryant) 6-0, 6-2
Blue Draw
Finals - Peyton (Villanova) def. Musella (Brown) 6-2, 6-1
Backdraw Consolation - Garrigues (Brown) def. Brown (Brandeis) 6-1, 7-6

Pictured: Mike Hill '13. Photo by DSPics.net.