Men's Tennis Continues to Roll, Upsets Second-Ranked CMS

Kyle Wolfe teamed with Jerry Jiang for a win in doubles play before picking up a straight-set win in singles
Kyle Wolfe teamed with Jerry Jiang for a win in doubles play before picking up a straight-set win in singles

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team dominated on their way to a 7-2 victory over the #2 team in Division III on Sunday, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, in a match played in California.

The Polar Bears, ranked 11th in the latest national poll, remain perfect on their spring trip, improving to 4-0. CMS, the defending national champs, fall to 12-2 this year.

Match Highlights

  • The Polar Bears overwhelmed CMS in doubles play to take a commanding 3-0 advantage early
  • Kyle Wolfe / Jerry Jiang took a dominating 8-2 win at #2 doubles before Chase Savage / Gil Roddy (8-4) and Luke Trinka/Luke Tercek closed out the session (8-6) with wins for Bowdoin
  • Wolfe (6-3, 6-2), Gil Roddy (6-2, 6-3) and Grant Urken (6-4, 6-4) quickly clinched the win with singles victories for the Polar Bears
  • Tercek rounded out the day with a hard-fought 7-6, 4-6, 10-2 win at number one singles for the Polar Bears

Up Next

  • Bowdoin will enjoy a day off Monday before returning to action at Chapman on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. local time