Bears Win 20 of 23 Matches at Conn. College Tournament

John Hu
John Hu

NEW LONDON, Conn. – Coast Guard had a successful day at the Conn. College Invitational as six of the Bears eight singles players won both of their matches and all but one player registered a victory in singles play.

The Bears #1 doubles team, #2 and #4 doubles team all went 2-0 while the #3 doubles teams split their two matches at the tournament.

Coast Guard went 13-2 in singles matches and 7-1 in doubles matches on the day.

TOURNAMENT RESULTS

DOUBLES
#1
Tom Hackett/Adam Bahney beat Springfield 8-4, beat Oneonta 8-1

#2
Mike Melampy/Arthur Wicke beat Muhlenberg 8-6, beat Springfield 8-3

#3
John Hu/Ben Errington beat Colby Sawyer 8-3, lost to Hunter 8-6

#4
Kyle Fager/Chris Lansing beat Conn. College 8-5, beat Roger Williams 8-2

SINGLES
#1
John Hu beat Colby Sawyer 6-2, 3-6, 10-7, beat Springfield 6-1, 0-6, 10-8

#2
Tom Hackett beat Oneonta 6-2, 6-1, beat Springfield 7-6, 6-2

#3
Adam Bahney beat Colby Sawyer 7-5, 6-0, beat Roger Williams 6-3, 7-5

#4
Arthur Wicke beat Oneonta 6-1, 6-3

#5
Mike Melampy beat Colby Sawyer 6-3, 6-2, beat Hunter 7-5, 6-3

#6
Kyle Fager beat Springfield 6-1, 6-1, beat Muhlenberg 8-2

#7
Ben Errington lost to Conn. 7-6, 6-1, lost to Springfield

#8
Chris Lansing  beat Muhlenberg 6-0, 6-1, beat Hunter 6-0, 6-1

The Bears play their first dual meet of the season on Monday at Division II Assumption at 3:30.