#59 Bears Open Spring Season with Victories over BC (6-1) and Lehigh (7-0)

Jan. 22, 2007

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (4-1) opened its spring season with a pair of convincing wins over Boston College, 6-1, and Lehigh, 7-0, on Saturday, January 20th. The Bears opened the day with the win over BC, sweeping the doubles matches and winning at #2-#6 singles. In the afternoon, Brown breezed past the Mountain Hawks, sweeping the doubles again before winning all six singles matches in straight sets.

The Bears resume action on Saturday, January 27, when they host Binghamton and BU in matches at 12:00 noon and 5:00 p.m.

#59 Brown 6, Boston College 1
Doubles
#1 (#25) Dan Hanegby/Chris Lee (B) def. Kesthely/Wagner (BC) 8-0
#2 Basu Ratnam/Zack Pasanen (B) df. Nolan/Dechrist (BC) 8-5
#3 Eric Thomas/Noah Gardner (B) def. Rastorgouev/Garber (BC) 8-1
Singles
#1 Kesthely (BC) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5)
#2 (#82) Dan Hanegby (B) def. Sechrist (BC) 6-3, 6-2
#3 Eric Thomas (B) def. Rastorgouev (BC) 6-0, 6-4
#4 Basu Ratnam (B) def. Nolan (BC) 6-1, 6-2
#5 Chris Lee (B) def. Wagner (BC) 6-3, 6-2
#6 Zack Pasanen (B) def. Reardon (BC) 6-2, 6-3

Brown 7, Lehigh 0
Doubles
#1 (#15) Eric Thomas/Basu Ratnam (B) def. Concha/Nespoli (L) 8-1
#2 Dan Hanegby/Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Lloyd/Balshi (L) 8-2
#3 Noah Gardner/Zack Pasanen (B) def. Herbert/Camuetti (L) 8-1
Singles
#1 (#82) Dan Hanegby (B) def. Lloyd (L) 6-2, 6-4
#2 Eric Thomas (B) def. Concha (L) 6-4, 6-2
#3 Noah Gardner (B) def. Balshi (L) 6-1, 6-1
#4 Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Herberg (L) 6-1, 6-1
#5 Chris Lee (B) def. Hoth (L) 6-2, 6-0
#6 Joe Scott (B) def. Gordon (L) 6-3, 6-2