Men's Tennis Claims CBB Crown With Sweep of Bates

Men's Tennis Claims CBB Crown With Sweep of Bates

LEWISTON, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team swept Bates 9-0 on Thursday night to claim the CBB Championship. The Polar Bears swept the doubles matches and dropped just two sets in singles play to earn their seventh-straight victory overall.

In matches between ranked opponents, 17th-ranked Stephen Sullivan beat #7 Ben Stein in singles action. Bowdoin's top doubles team of Oscar Pena and Jamie Neely defeated fourt-ranked Stein and Amrit Rupasinghe.

Bowdoin 9, Bates 0
Doubles:

1) BOW – Pena/Neely d. Stein/Rupasinghe 8-4
2) BOW – Sullivan/Caughron d. Berger/Mannelly 8-5
3) BOW – White/Anderson d. Fenno/Beaton 8-5
Exh) BOW – Winingham/Won d. Maldini/Chamberlin 8-1

Singles:
1) BOW – Stephen Sullivan d. Ben Stein 6-1, 7-6(3)
2) BOW – Oscar Pena d. Amrit Rupasinghe 6-3, 6-7(5), 10-6
3) BOW – Tyler Anderson d. Max Berger 6-3, 6-2
4) BOW – Josh Cranin d. Ryan Mannelly 6-4, 3-6, 10-5
5) BOW – Alex Caughron d. Zach Fenno 6-0, 6-3
6) BOW – Alex White d. Jeff Beaton 6-1, 6-2
Exh) BOW – Jamie Neely d. Maldini 6-0, 6-1
Exh) BOW – Matt Knise d. Chamberlin 6-0, 6-1