ORLANDO, Fla.--Freshman Charlie Williams (pictured, Mercer Island, Wash.) secured a 6-3, 6-4 victory at number two singles to lead the Connecticut College men's tennis team to a 5-4 victory against Hobart in Central Florida Thursday night.
The Camels improved their record to 1-2 with the win, while the Statesmen slipped to 2-4 with the setback.
Freshman Will Cannon (Fairfield, Conn.) chipped in with a 6-2, 6-4 victory at fifth singles. In the sixth slot, sophomore Ethan Hecker (Wayland, Mass.) contributed with a 6-4, 7-5 triumph for Head Coach Chris O'Brien's squad.
Williams and junior Daniel Maffa (Lexington, Mass.) joined forces in a 9-7 victory at second doubles.
Cannon and James Wright II (Solebury, Pa.) posted an 8-6 win in third doubles match up for Connecticut College.
Connecticut College 5, Hobart College 4
Mar 17, 2016 at Orlando, Fla.
1. Jonah Salita (HOB) def. Jonathan Kraiger (CONCOL) 5-7, 6-1, 10-2
2. Charlie Williams (CONCOL) def. Jonathan Atwater (HOB) 6-3, 6-4
3. Michael Rusk (HOB) def. Daniel Maffa (CONCOL) 6-3, 6-0
4. Harry Nichols (HOB) def. Ben Sachs (CONCOL) 6-1, 6-3
5. Will Cannon (CONCOL) def. Patrick Gray (HOB) 6-2, 6-4
6. Ethan Hecker (CONCOL) def. Patrick Dunk (HOB) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)
1. Michael Rusk/Danny Kot (HOB) def. Jonathan Kraiger/Ben Sachs (CONCOL) 8-0
2. Charlie Williams/Daniel Maffa (CONCOL) def. Jonah Salita/Jonathan Atwater (HOB) 9-7
3. Will Cannon/James Wright II (CONCOL) def. Patrick Gray/Harry Nichols (HOB) 8-6