January 26, 2009

Bears Sweep Weekend Opponents, Winning all Four Matches

Jan. 26, 2009

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (5-1) hosted two double-headers over the weekend, and came away with four dominating victories. The Bears began the weekend with a 7-0 win over Davidson on Saturday afternoon. Brown followed with a 5-0 win over Boston University in the first-ever Rock n' Roll Tennis match, held Saturday evening. The Bears were back on the courts Sunday afternoon, earning a 5-0 win over Lehigh, before closing the weekend with a 6-1 victory over Buffalo. Sophomore Jonathan Pearlman (New York, NY) was once again strong for the Bears, winning all four of his singles matches at the #1 position. Senior Noah Gardner (Cambridge, MA), sophomore Kendrick Au (St. Johns, NF), and freshman Andrew Yazmer (Simsbury, CT)) also had a strong weekend, as each won all three singles matches they played.

COMPLETE RESULTS
Brown 7, Davidson 0
Doubles
#1 Gardner/Garland (Brown) def. Myers/Lyons (D) 8-2
#2 Gorham/Pearlman (Brown) def. Noble/Gee (D) 8-3
#3 Lee/Posner (Brown) def. Byrd/Braxton (D) 8-2
Singles
#1 Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) def. Walker Lyons (D) 6-1, 6-1
#2 Chris Lee (Brown) def. Eric Noble (D) 6-1, 7-5
#3 Nathaniel Gorham (Brown) def. Scott Myers (D) 6-1, 7-5
#4 Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Calum Gee (D) 6-3, 7-6
#5 Kendrick Au (Brown) def. Arie Hefter (D) 6-3, 6-2
#6 Andrew Yazmer (Brown) def. J. Carter Braxton (D) 6-1, 6-1

Brown 5, Boston University 0
Doubles
#1 Gardner/Gorham (Brown) def. Weinstein/Chudacoff (BU) 8-2
Singles
#1 Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) def. Bill Kring (BU) 6-2, 6-2
#2 Sam Garland (Brown) def. Tim Sichler (BU) 6-0, 6-4
#3 Charlie Posner (Brown) def. Regis Chang (BU) 6-2, 6-1
#4 Kendrick Au (Brown) def. Gulio Gallarotti (BU) 6-2, 6-2

Brown 5, Lehigh 0
Doubles
#1 Posner/Gorham (Brown) def. Pacheco/Silbert (L), 8-6
Singles
#1 Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) def. Troy List (L) 6-2, 6-1
#2 Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Colin Laffey (L) 6-1, 6-4
#3 Kendrick Au (Brown) def. Edgar Rauza (L) 6-2, 6-4
#4 Andrew Yazmer (Brown) def. Chris Collins (L) 7-6, 6-0

Brown 6, Buffalo 1
Doubles
#1 Gardner/Garland (Brown) def. Mazzetto/Zenaty (Buffalo) 8-1
#2 Kolomytes/Kalinin (Buffalo) def. Gorham/Pearlman (Brown) 8-6
#3 Lee/Au (Brown) def. Custers/Stane (Buffalo) 9-8
Singles
#1 Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) def. Marcelo Mazzetto (Buffalo) 6-3, 6-2
#2 Kirill Kolomytes (Buffalo) def. Chris Lee (Brown) 7-6, 4-6, 1-0
#3 Nathaniel Gorham (Brown) def. Alex Kalinin (Buffalo) 6-1, 6-3
#4 Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Kristof Custers (Buffalo) 6-1, 6-4
#5 Andrew Yazmer (Brown) def. Octavian Stane (Buffalo) 6-3, 6-0
#6 Charlie Posner (Brown) def. Mitch Zanaty (Buffalo) 6-1, 6-1