March 17, 2009

Bears Cruise to 7-0 Win over Bryant

March 17, 2009

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's tennis team (13-4) cruised to a 7-0 win over Bryant on Tuesday afternoon. Several Bears played in new positions in the lineup in both singles and doubles, as Brown had some new combinations in doubles action. Senior Chris Lee (Sudbury, MA) played at #1 in both singles and doubles, picking up a solid two-set win in singles (6-0, 6-3) and an 8-3 win at #1 doubles with sophomore Charlies Posner (Cambridge, MA).

Brown 7, Bryant 0
Doubles
#1 Lee/Posner (Brown) def. Hill/Dylan Whiting (Bryant) 8-3
#2 Gorham/Pearlman (Brown) def. Nowak/Gardiner (Bryant) 8-4
#3 Crystal/Gardner (Brown) def. Rodriguez/Laliwala (Bryant) 8-5
Singles
#1 Chris Lee (Brown) def. Cristian Balestrieri (Bryant) 6-0, 6-3
#2 Jonathan Pearlman (Brown) def. Jose Rodriguez (Bryant) 6-1, 6-1
#3 Nathaniel Gorham (Brown) def. Kevin Gardiner (Bryant) 6-2, 6-2
#4 Noah Gardner (Brown) def. Thomas Nowak (Bryant) 6-3, 6-4
#5 Charlie Posner (Brown) def. Nicholai Hill (Bryant) 6-4, 6-4
#6 Jimmy Crystal (Brown) def. Zehn Laliwala (Bryant) 6-0, 6-2