Connecticut College 6, Allegheny College 3 Cissel, Camels Tame Gators in the Palmetto State Triumph

Connecticut College 6, Allegheny College 3 Cissel, Camels Tame Gators in the Palmetto State Triumph

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C.--Johnny Cissel (Amherst, N.H.) secured a 6-3, 6-1 victory at singles to lead the Connecticut College men's tennis team to a 6-3 victory against Allegheny College in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina today.

The Camels evened their mark at 3-3 with the victory.  The Gators are 1-9. 

Junior Ben Sachs (Mount Kisco, N.Y.) romped in a 6-0, 6-0 victory at third singles. Sophomore Scott Brown (Old Greenwich, Conn.) cruised to a 6-3, 6-3 win at fourth singles.  Junior captain Patrick Farrell (Smithtown, N.Y.) celebrated with a 6-4, 6-0 win at fifth singles.

Sachs and Cissel joined forces to take an 8-3 win at second doubles. Senior Will Kadison (Vineyard Haven, Mass.) and Farrell celebrated with an 8-3 triumph at third doubles for Head Coach Chris O'Brien's squad. 

Connecticut College 6, Allegheny 3
Mar 20, 2017 at Hilton Head, S.C. (Hilton Head Beach)

Singles competition:

1. Jai Redkar (ALLM) def. Daniel Maffa (CONNM) 6-1, 6-2

2. Colton JohnsonTaylor (ALLM) def. Will Cannon (CONNM) 4-6, 6-2, 10-5

3. Ben Sachs (CONNM) def. Mike Siegel (ALLM) 6-0, 6-0

4. Scott Brown (CONNM) def. Cooper Miller (ALLM) 6-3, 6-3

5. Patrick Farrell (CONNM) def. Niall Kneerim (ALLM) 6-4, 6-0

6. Johnny Cissel (CONNM) def. Derek Sawer (ALLM) 6-3, 6-1 

Doubles competition:

1. Jai Redkar/Cooper Miller (ALLM) def. Daniel Maffa/Will Cannon (CONNM) 9-8 (7-3)

2. Ben Sachs/Johnny Cissel (CONNM) def. Colton JohnsonTaylor/Niall Kneerim (ALLM) 8-3

3. Patrick Farrell/Will Kadison (CONNM) def. Derek Sawer/Mike Siegel (ALLM) 8-3

Match Notes

Connecticut College 3-3

Allegheny 1-9

Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (3,4,6,1,5,2)