April 7, 2010

Cougars Drop Fourth Straight, 8-1

Worcester, Mass. - Freshman Diego Angel (Lima, Peru) provided host Clark with its only point as visiting Springfield College rolled to an 8-1 win in New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men's tennis action on Wednesday afternoon at Corash Tennis Courts.

Angel's victory came at No. 1 as he defeated the Pride's Trevor Romanzi in straight sets (6-2, 6-2).

Wednesday's loss to Springfield marked the first time this season that the Cougars lost all three doubles matches.

Clark returns to the courts on Saturday with road contest at Wheaton.

Singles
1. Diego Angel (CLK) def. Trevor Romanzi (SPR) 6-2, 6-2
2. Tim Tunis (SPR) def. Harris Rollinger (CLK) 6-4, 6-2
3. Benjamin Burnap (SPR) def. Aaron Chin (CLK) 6-2, 6-2
4. Zach O'Leary (SPR) def. Dan Paradee (CLK) 6-1, 6-2
5. Doug Nickerson (SPR) def. Nathan Maltais (CLK) 6-1, 6-2
6. John Schrank (SPR) def. Robert Schmidt (CLK) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles
1. Trevor Romanzi/Tim Tunis (SPR) def. Diego Angel/Harris Rollinger (CLK) 8-5
2. Aaron Chin/Phillip Porter (CLK) def. Kevin Leahy/Benjamin Burnap (SPR) 8-3
3. Doug Nickerson/Zach O'Leary (SPR) def. Dan Hall/Bram Smith (CLK) 8-1

Records:
Clark University 2-4, 0-2 NEWMAC
Springfield College 2-6, 1-2 NEWMAC