Hill & Klanke Claim "C" Doubles Flight at USTA National Tennis Center Collegiate Invitational

FLUSHING, NY - Sophomores Mike Hill (Topsham, ME) and Timmy Klanke (Potomac, MD) led six Brown men's tennis players over the weekend at the USTA National Tennis Center Collegiate Invitational by capturing the "C" Doubles Flight. Along the way, Hill and Klanke upset two seeded teams, including the top-seeded team in the flight in a semifinal match.

Other highlights of the weekend included freshman Sam Fife (Scarsdale, NY) upsetting #2-seeded Jon Pearlman (Harvard) in the Round of 16 of the "A" Singles Flight, Klanke upsetting #3-seeded Jason Magnes (Penn) in the Round of 16 of the "C" Singles Flight, and the team of freshman Brandon Burke (Kingston, Jamaica) and sophomore Tom Deighton (London, England) upsetting both the #4 and #1 seeded doubles teams in the "A" Doubles Flight.

COMPLETE BROWN RESULTS
Singles A
Round of 16 - Phil Law (Penn) def. Kendrick Au (Brown) 6-4, 6-3; Matt Siow (Princeton) def. Tom Deighton (Brown) 6-3, 6-4; Mike Lampa (St. John's) def. Brandon Burke (Brown) 6-2, 2-6, 6-4; Sam Fife (Brown) def. (2) Jon Pearlman (Harvard) 6-2, 5-5 ret (inj)
Quarterfinals - Daniel Hoffman (Yale) def. Sam Fife (Brown) 6-1, 6-4
Consolation Quarterfinals - Haig Schneiderman (Columbia) def. Kendrick Au (Brown) 6-3, 6-1; Tom Deighton (Brown) def. Josh Tchan (Harvard) 6-1, 6-4; Brandon Burke (Brown) def. Christo Schultz (Harvard) 6-4, 6-1
Consolation Semifinals - Tom Deighton (Brown) def. Haig Schneiderman (Columbia) 7-5, 1-0 ret (inj); Matt Spindler (Princeton) def. Brandon Burke (Brown) 6-2, 3-6, 10-6; Sam Fife (Brown) def. Mike Lampa (St. John's) 6-2, 6-1; Kendrick Au (Brown) def. Josh Tchan (Harvard) 6-2, 6-1

Singles B
Round of 16 - (4) Mike Hill (Brown) def. Cyrill Bucher (Columbia) 6-0, 6-1
Quarterfinals - Stefan Bojic (St. John's) def. (4) Mike Hill (Brown) 3-6, 6-2, 10-8
Consolation Semifinals - Mike Hill (Brown) def. Nicholas Pisecky (Marist) w/o

Singles C
Round of 16 - Timmy Klanke (Brown) def. (3) Jason Magnes (Penn) 6-3, 7-6 (1)
Quarterfinals - Timmy Klanke (Brown) def. Asika Isoh (Army) 6-4, 6-4
Semifinals - (1) Aba Omodele-Lucien (Harvard) def. Timmy Klanke (Brown) 6-2, 4-6, 10-6

Doubles A
Round of 16 - Bloom/Spindler (Princeton) def. Burke/Deighton (Brown) 9-7
Consolation Quarterfinals - Burke/Deighton (Brown) def. (4) Blumenkranz/Samaha (Yale) 8-5
Consolation Semifinals - Burke/Deighton (Brown) def. (1) Macmaster/Schultz (Harvard) 9-8 (25-23)

Doubles B
Round of 16 - (3) Au/Fife (Brown) def. Forai/Huisman (St. Peter's) 8-4
Quarterfinals - (3) Au/Fife (Brown) def. Gricheno/Hemy (FDU) 8-4
Semifinals - Ghorbani/Roby (Dartmouth) def. (3) Au/Fife (Brown) 8-4

Doubles C
Round of 16 - Hill/Klanke (Brown) def. (4) Foster/Pisecky (Marist) 8-5
Quarterfinals - Hill/Klanke (Brown) def. Coutinno/Frakes (St. Peter's) 8-3
Semifinals - Hill/Klanke (Brown) def. (1) Crutchfield/Siow (Princeton) 8-4
Finals - Hill/Klanke (Brown) def. DeChatellus/Kelly (Dartmouth) 8-6

Pictured: Mike Hill '13 (left) & Timmy Klanke '13 (right). Photos by DSPics.net