Men's Tennis Wins Two Divisions at Wesleyan Invitational

Men's Tennis Wins Two Divisions at Wesleyan Invitational

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Bowdoin College men's tennis team came away with a pair of wins at the highly-competitive Wesleyan Invitational last weekend.

Bowdoin's doubles team of Evan Fortier and Michael Vergara won the B-Division doubles bracket while Tristan Bradley took the B-Division singles bracket over teammate Justin Wang.

Tournament Highlights

  • As a team, the Polar Bears went 12-3 in doubles play and 9-7 in singles action against a field that included some of the top teams in the region, including four other NESCAC schools.
  • Fortier and Vergara cruised to two wins to reach the final of the B-doubles bracket where they battled Tegtmeier and Vohra of Brandeis, eventually taking an 8-7 (3) win to take the crown.
  • Bradley and Wang dominated the B-singles division, eaching earning three victories to reach the final. In the championship match, the teammates traded sets before playing an incredible 32-point tiebreaker that Bradley eventually won 17-15  to claim the match 7-5, 1-6, 17-15.

Up Next

  • Bowdoin will return to action in the spring with their full slate of dual matches beginning in March in California.