Bears Sweep Double Header with Boston College and Lehigh

Jan. 27, 2008

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (4-1) opened up its spring season on Saturday, sweeping a double header with Boston College and Lehigh with a pair of 7-0 wins. The Bears won 17 of 18 matches combined during the day, losing just the #2 doubles match against Boston College. In singles action, Brown won all 12 in straight sets to cruise to the wins.

Senior Saurabh Kohli (Colaba, Mumbai, India), junior Sam Garland (Bradenton, FL), freshman Kendrick Au (St. John's, NF), and freshman Charlie Posner (Cambridge, MA) all won two singles matches on the day to help lead Brown.

Brown 7, Boston College 0
Doubles
#1 Ratnam/Lee (B) def. Wagner/Rastorgouev (BC) 8-3
#2 Sechrist/Kreutzer (BC) def. Garland/Gardner (B) 8-6
#3 Kohli/Pearlman (B) def. Nolan/Davison (BC) 8-2

Singles
#1 Chris Lee (B) def. Thomas Nolan (BC) 7-5, 6-3
#2 Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Alex Rastorgouev (BC) 6-4, 6-0
#3 Jonathan Pearlman (B) def. Jason Sechrist (BC) 6-1, 6-3
#4 Sam Garland (B) def. Erik Kreutzer (BC) 7-5, 6-2
#5 Kendrick Au (B) def. Sam Wagner (BC) 6-2, 6-2
#6 Charlie Posner (B) def. Brian Locklear (BC) 6-3, 6-3

Brown 7, Lehigh 0
Doubles
#1 Kohli/Lee (B) def. Nespoli/List (L) 8-5
#2 Posner/Pearlman (B) def. Bolcar/Bolcar (L) 8-3
#3 Au/Simmons (B) def. Pacheco/Sillent (L) 8-1

Singles
#1 Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Jon Nespoli (L) 6-3, 6-2
#2 Noah Gardner (B) def. Troy List (L) 6-2, 6-3
#3 Sam Garland (B) def. JT Bolcar (L) 6-2, 6-2
#4 Kendrick Au (B) def. Mike Gordon (L) 6-1, 6-2
#5 Charlie Posner (B) def. Arnaldo Pacheco (L)n 6-2, 6-0
#6 Cody Simmons (B) def. Rob Bolcar (L) 6-4, 6-0