FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.--Methodist University earned a 5-4 victory against Connecticut College in a closely contested match played in Fayetteville, N.C. Friday.
The Monarchs improved their record to 9-6, while the Camels slipped to 2-1 with their first loss of the spring season.
Junior JC Cangelosi (Estero, Fla.) posted a 7-5, 6-3 triumph at #2 singles in the setback for the Camels.
Jonathan Kraiger (Springfield, Vt.) prevailed in a 7-5, 6-4 victory at #4.
Jonathan Sokolsky (Great Barrington, Mass.) chipped in with a 6-4, 7-6 win at fifth singles for Head Coach Chris O'Brien's squad.
Cangelosi and Joshua Suneby (Wellesley, Mass.) teamed up for an 8-3 win at second doubles for Connecticut College.
Connecticut College vs Methodist University
March 14, 2014
Methodist 5, Connecticut College 4
1. Duncan Miller (MU) def. Joshua Suneby (CC) 7-5, 6-4
2. John Cangelosi (CC) def. Taylor Buchholz (MU) 7-5, 6-3
3. Greg Patterson (MU) def. Jonathan Deeter (CC) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2
4. Jonathan Kraiger (CC) def. Dillon Sullivan (MU) 7-5, 6-4
5. Jonathan Sokolsky (CC) def. Max Mancini (MU) 6-4, 7-6
6. Teal Howard (MU) def. Douglas Butturini (CC) 7-5, 6-0
1. Taylor Buchholz/Duncan Miller (MU) def. Jonathan Deeter/Jonathan Kraiger (CC) 8-4
2. John Cangelosi/Joshua Suneby (CC) def. John Dangerfield/Greg Patterson (MU) 8-3
3. Teal Howard/Max Mancini (MU) def. Stephen Jones/Jonathan Sokolsky (CC) 8-3
Connecticut College 2-1