NEW LONDON, Conn.--Jonathan Kraiger (Springfield, Vt.) cruised to a 6-3, 6-2 victory at number three singles to lead the Connecticut College men's tennis team to a 6-3 triumph against Babson College on the South Tennis Courts Tuesday.
The Camels improved their record to 6-7 with the triumph, while the Beavers slipped to 9-8 with the setback.
Jonathan Deeter (La Quinta, Calif.) had a big day for the hosts, registering a 6-1, 6-1 win at number four singles.
Jonathan Sokolsky (Great Barrington, Mass.) posted a 6-0, 6-2 victory at number five while senior Will Tucker (London, U.K.) checked in with a 6-1, 6-1 triumph at number six singles in the final home match of his career.
Junior JC Cangelosi (Estero, Fla.) and Josh Suneby (Wellesley, Mass.) secured an 8-6 win at second doubles for the winning side. Doug Butturini (Sarasota, Fla.) and Daniel Maffa (Lexington, Mass.) triumphed in an 8-5 decision at third doubles for the Camels.
Babson College sophomore Roberto Perez (Pozuelo de Alarcon, Spain) earned a 6-1, 6-0 straight set victory to lead the visitors at number one singles. Victor Vu (Los Angeles, Calif.) checked in with a 7-6, 6-4 triumph at number two singles for the Beavers.
Vu and Perez posted a 9-7 victory at number one doubles for the visitors.
Connecticut College vs Babson College
April 22, 2014
New London, Conn.
Connecticut College 6, Babson College 3
1 Roberto Perez (BC) def. Josh Suneby (CC) 6-1, 6-0
2 Victor Vu (BC) def. JC Cangelosi (CC) 7-6, 6-4
3 Jonathan Kraiger (CC) def. Ramone Doyley (BC) 6-3, 6-2
5 Jonathan Sokolsky (CC) def. Dom Wysolmerski (BC) 6-0, 6-2
6 Will Tucker (CC) def. Davin Garcia (BC) 6-1, 6-1
- Vu/Perez (BC) def. Deeter/Kraiger (CC) 9-7
- Cangelosi/Suneby (CC) def. DeFiore/Doyley (BC) 8-6
- Daniel Maffa/Doug Butturini (CC) def. Saif Rahim/Garcia (BC) 8-5
Connecticut College 6-7
Babson College 9-8