Men's Tennis Nets Key NESCAC Victory Against Trinity

Men's Tennis Nets Key NESCAC Victory Against Trinity

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team earned a crucial 5-4 win over Trinity (Conn.) in a NESCAC match played in California on Wednesday. The 20th-ranked Polar Bears close out their spring trip with a record of 5-2 after their win against the 15th-ranked Bantams.

Bowdoin took two of three doubles matches, including Jamie Neely and Kent Winningham defeating the nation's seventh-ranked doubles pairing of Anson McCook and Spencer Feldman at #1. Bowdoin then earned singles wins from Casey Grindon and Adam Davis to up their lead to 4-1. After losing at #2 singles, Stephen Sullivan closed out the match with a straight-set win at #1 to clinch the win. The remaining matches were lost in super tie-breakers.

The Polar Bears will return to action on April 2 at home against MIT.

Bowdoin 5, Trinity 4
Singles:

1) B - Stephen Sullivan d. Spencer Feldman 6-4, 6-3
2) T - Anson McCook d. Nicholas Fenichell 6-3, 6-2
3) T - Richard Bonfiglio d. Josh Cranin 5-7, 6-0, 10-7
4) T - Dan Couzens d. Jamie Neely 6-4, 3-6, 10-5
5) B - Adam Davis d. Adam Lanza 6-1, 6-0
6) B - Casey Grindon d. David Desau 6-4, 6-4

Doubles:
1) B - Jamie Neely/ Kent Winingham d. Anson McCook/Spencer Feldman 9-7
2) T - Richard Bonfiglio/ Dan Couzens d. Stephen Sullivan/Josh Cranin 9-7
3) B - Tyler Anderson/Casey Grindon d. D.J. Patrick/Charles McConnell 8-6