Bears Fall to #32 Virginia Tech, 7-0

Feb. 21, 2009

BLACKSBURG, VA - The Brown men's tennis team (8-3) traveled down to Virginia for Saturday's match against Virginia Tech and fell to the #32 Hokies by a 7-0 score. The Bears dropped the doubles point, as Virginia Tech won all three matches and then was swept in singles. Sophomore Jonathan Pearlman (New York, NY) and junior Nathaniel Gorham (Los Altos Hills, CA) led Brown, as both pushed their singles matches to three sets at #1 and #2, respectively.

#32 Virginia Tech 7, Brown 0
Doubles
#1 Jacques/Re (VT) def. Gardner/Garland (Brown) 8-4
#2 Delgado de Robles/Patrick Daciek (VT) def. Gorham/Pearlman (Brown) 8-5
#3 Corace/Graber (VT) def. Au/Charlie Posner (Brown) 8-2
Order of Finish: 3,2,1
Singles
#1 #86 Yoann Re (VT) def. Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) 7-5, 5-7, 1-0 (9)
#2 #92 Nicolas Delgado de Robles (VT) def. Nathaniel Gorham (Brown) 6-3, 3-6, 1-0 (5)
#3 Pedro Graber (VT) def. Sam Garland (Brown) 6-1, 6-4
#4 Luka Somen (VT) def. Noah Gardner (Brown) 6-4, 6-3
#5 Sebastien Jacques (VT) def. Kendrick Au (Brown) 6-2, 6-2
#6 Brandon Corace (VT) def. Jimmy Crystal (Brown) 6-3, 6-3
Order of Finish: 6,5,3,4,2,1