Bears Fall to Stevens 8-1

Bears Fall to Stevens 8-1

NEW LONDON, Conn.--Andrew Bryson registered the only Coast Guard point in the Bears 8-1 loss to Stevens.

Bryson won at #6 singles 6-2, 6-1 as the Bears dropped to 1-6 on the season.

Stevens won the other five singles in straight sets to improve to 3-5 this season.

Robert Renfrow and Blake Maurer had the closest doubles match of the day dropping a 9-8 decision.

The Bears are back in action on Saturday when they open New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play at Clark at 1 p.m.


Stevens Ducks 8, Coast Guard 1

Singles competition

1. Chris Rosensteel (SITM) def. Blake Maurer (CGA) 6-3, 6-3

2. Matthew Heinrich (SITM) def. Robert Renfrow (CGA) 6-3, 6-0

3. Benjamin Foran (SITM) def. Mark Guentert (CGA) 6-3, 6-3

4. Tyler Tisdale (SITM) def. Weston Fortna (CGA) 6-1, 6-2

5. Derek Smith (SITM) def. Jon Lightner (CGA) 6-3, 7-5

6. Andrew Bryson (CGA) def. Brian Liebeskind (SITM) 6-2, 6-1


Doubles competition

1. Chris Rosensteel/Matthew Heinrich (SITM) def. Robert Renfrow/Blake Maurer (CGA) 9-8

2. Benjamin Foran/Shota Tasaki (SITM) def. Mark Guentert/Weston Fortna (CGA) 8-4

3. Tyler Tisdale/Derek Smith (SITM) def. Jon Lightner/Andrew Bryson (CGA) 8-3