March 7, 2004

#52 Bears Defeat #58 New Mexico, 6-1

March 7, 2004

Providence, RI - The no. 52 ranked Brown men's tennis team extended its record to 10-2 overall with a convincing 6-1 victory over no. 58 New Mexico at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

Brown captured the doubles point despite a loss by its number one team of no. 9 ranked Jamie Cerretani and Adil Smasdin, 9-8.But Zack Pasanen and Kris Goddard teammed to win at second doubles, 8-6, and at number three, Nick Goldberg and Ben Brier earned an 8-3 victory.

Cerretani led the Bears at number one singles, winning 7-5, 6-2. The Bears also received wins by Goldberg at number two (6-4, 6-7, 6-1), Shamasdin at number three (6-4, 6-2), Eric Thomas at number five (6-1, 7-5) and Pasanen at number six (4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (5)).

Doubles 
1.  Kowalski and Stotland (NM) def.
    no. 9 Cerretani and Shamasdin, 9-8
2.  Pasanen and Goddard (B) def. Koetzee and Akhavan, 8-6
3.  Goldberg and Brier (B) def. Hodzik and Gers, 8-3

Singles 1. Jamie Cerretani (B) def. Divan Koetzee, 7-5, 6-2 2. Nick Goldberg (B) def. David Kowalski, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1 3. Adil Shamasdin (B) def. Hiroud Akhavan, 6-4, 6-2 4. Ryan Stotland (NM) def. Ben Brier, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 5. Eric Thomas (B) def. Jasmin Hodzik, 6-1, 7-5 6. Zachary Pasanen (B) def. Henry Gers, 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (5)