Men's Tennis Competes at Wallach Invitational

Grant Urken teamed with first-year Justin Patel to win the B-Flight Doubles at Bates
Grant Urken teamed with first-year Justin Patel to win the B-Flight Doubles at Bates

LEWISTON, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's tennis team posted several strong results at this weekend's Wallach Invitational hosted at Bates College.

Highlights

  • First-year Justin Patel teamed with Grant Urken to win the B-Flight Doubles competition. The duo won four matches overall, including a 8-5 win over a Bates team in the finals
  • Individually, Urken reached the semifinals of the A-Flight Singles, winning a pair of matches before falling in three sets
  • Luke Carstens reached the finals of the C Singles, winning a trio of matches, including a hard-fought three-setter in the semifinals, before dropping in the finals

Up Next

  • Bowdoin will close out their fall tournament slate next weekend when they travel to Cambridge, Mass., for the MIT Fall Invitational
  • ITA New England Regional Champions Jerry Jiang and Kyle Wolfe will travel to Surprise, Arizona, to compete at the ITA Oracle Cup beginning on Thursday, October 13. More information will follow this week.