Men's Tennis Overwhelms Brandeis in Friday Evening Victory

Jerry Jiang won a straight-set decision at #4 singles for Bowdoin against Brandeis
Jerry Jiang won a straight-set decision at #4 singles for Bowdoin against Brandeis

WALTHAM, Mass. - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team cruised to a 7-2 win over Brandeis in a non-conference match played on Friday evening.

The Polar Bears, ranked second in the latest Division III poll, improve to 11-0 this season.

Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin won a pair of doubles matches to take an early 2-1 lead, dominating at both #1 (Luke Trinka/Luke Tercek) with an 8-1 win and at #3 (Chase Savage/Gil Roddy) with an 8-1 triumph
  • In singles play, the Polar Bears won five straight-set affairs to seal the victory
  • Tercek (6-3, 6-4) and Trinka (7-6, 6-4) won at the top two positions
  • Jerry Jiang (6-2, 7-5), Roddy (6-2, 7-5) and Grant Urken (6-3, 6-2) swept positions 4-6 to round out the Bowdoin winners

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will be off on Saturday before returning to action on Sunday with a critical NESCAC match at Middlebury at 11:30 a.m.