Men's Tennis Beats Cornell, 5-2
April 13, 2002
Providence, Rhode Island - Brown's men's tennis team remained unbeaten in Ivy League play with a 5-2 victory over Cornell. The Bears are now 10-9 overall and 4-0 in the Ivy League.
The Bears swept the doubles point with the number one team of senior co-captain Nick Malone and freshman Adil Shamasdin winning, 8-2, the number two team of junior Chris Drake and sophomoreChris Goddard winning, 9-8, and the third doubles duo of sophomore Jamie Cerretani and freshman Nick Goldberg winning, 8-2.
In singles play, Malone easily disposed of Cornell, 7-6, 6-1, at number one, and Drake glided to a 6-1, 6-5 victory at number three. Shaamasdin came away with a 6-1, 7-5 decision at number four, while Goldberg battled to a 7-6, 6-2 victory at number five.
Doubles: 1. Malone and Shamasdin (B) def. Cheng and Schlappig (C), 8-2 2. Drake and Goddard (B) def. Paulovic and Neuman (C), 9-8 3. Cerretani and Goldberg (B) def. Spencer and Cherner-Ranft (C), 8-2
Singles: 1. Malone (B) def. Gallin (C), 6-2, 6-4 2. Cheng (C) def. Cerretani (B), 7-6, 6-1 3. Drake (B) def. Paltrowitz (C), 6-1, 6-5 4. Shamasdin (B) def. Neuman (C), 6-1, 7-5 5. Goldberg (B) def. Schlappig (C), 7-6, 6-2 6. Lewis (C) def Goddard (B), 7-6, 6-1