Men's Tennis


Wesleyan University 6, Connecticut College 2 Suneby, Kraiger Post Wins for Camels

NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Wesleyan University men's tennis team posted a 6-2 victory against Connecticut College in a NESCAC match played on the rubber courts in Luce Field House Saturday. 

It was third consecutive win for the Cardinals, who improved their record to 7-2 in the early season with a 2-1 mark in the NESCAC. The Camels fell to 4-2 with a 0-1 mark in conference action.

Michael Liu (Basking Ridge, N.J.) picked up a victory at #2 singles to lead the Cardinals in the win. Stephen Monk (New York, N.Y.), Michael King (Brentwood, Tenn.) and Zachary Brint (Highland Park, Ill.) all contributed with victories in their respective slots from 4-6 on the ladder. 

Connecticut College junior Josh Suneby (Wellesley, Mass.) rallied to take a victory at #1 singles, outlasting his opponent in a 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 decision.

Jonathan Kraiger (Springfield, Vt.) collected a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 win at third singles for the hosts. 

Connecticut College vs Wesleyan University

March 29, 2014

Wesleyan University 6, Connecticut College 2


Singles Competition

1.Josh Suneby (CC) def. Jake Roberts (W) 2-6,7-5,6-1

2. Michael Liu  (W) def.  JC Cangelosi (CC) 1-6,6-3, 6-3

3. Jonathan Kraiger (CC) def. Sam Rudovsky (W) 1-6, 6-3,6-4

4. Stephen Monk (W) def. Jonathan Deeter (CC) 6-2, 6-3

5. Michael King (W) def.  Jonathan Sokolsky (CC) 6-1, 7-6

6.  Zachary Brint (W) def. Will Tucker (CC)  6-4, 6-4

Doubles Competition 

1.Brint/Greg Lyon (W) versus Deeter/Kraiger (CC) Unfinished

2 King/Liu (W) Cangelosi/Suneby (CC) 9-7

3 Roberts/Rudovsky (W) def. Daniel Maffa /Doug Butturini (CC) 8-6