February 29, 2008

Bears Sweep Boston University & Bucknell, Winning Both 7-0

Feb. 29, 2008

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (8-5) picked up two victories on Friday evening, February 29th, defeating both Boston University and Bucknell by a 7-0 score. Junior Sam Garland (Bradenton, FL) helped to lead Brown, winning all four of his matches, while senior Saurabh Kohli (Colaba, Mumbai, India), sophomore Cody Simmons (Gainsville, FL), freshman Kendrick Au (St. Johns, NF), and freshman Charlie Posner (Cambridge, MA) each won three matches.

The Bears dominated their opponents, winning all 12 singles matches in straight sets, and dropping just one doubles match, at #1 against Bucknell, to win 17 of 18 matches on the day.

Brown 7, Boston University 0
Doubles
#1 Lee/Ratnam (B) def. Chudacoff/Weinstein (BU) 8-2
#2 Au/Garland (B) def. Nissim/DeMeo (BU) 8-1
#3 Simmons/Posner (B) def. Gallavotti/Frid (BU) 8-2
Singles
#1 Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Jeff Chudacoff (BU) 6-2, 6-2
#2 Noah Gardner (B) def. Giulio Gallavotti (BU) 6-0, 6-0
#3 Kendrick Au (B) def. Miran Nissim (BU) 6-1, 6-1
#4 Sam Garland (B) def. Charles Weinstein (BU) 6-3, 6-2
#5 Charlie Posner (B) def. Hans Sapra (BU) 6-0, 6-2
#6 Cody Simmons (B) def. Phil DeMeo (BU) 6-2, 6-2

Brown 7, Bucknell 0
Doubles
#1 Reibeisan/Sandburg (BU) def. Kohli/Pearlman (B) 8-7 (5)
#2 Garland/Gardner (B) def. Brenner/Kovic (BU) 8-2
#3 Au/Summons (B) def. Malloy/Young (BU) 8-4
Singles
#1 Chris Lee (B) def. Reibeisan (BU) 6-4, 6-1
#2 Jonathan Pearlman (B) def. Sandburg (BU) 6-4, 6-2
#3 Saurabh Kohli (B) def. Hascoe (BU) 7-5, 6-0
#4 Basu Ratnam (B) def. Brenner (BU) 6-0, 6-3
#5 Sam Garland (B) def. Kovic (BU) 6-4, 6-2
#6 Charlie Posner (B) def. Malloy (BU) 6-3, 6-3