Cougars Rally For Dramatic 5-4 Win Over Bears

Cougars Rally For Dramatic 5-4 Win Over Bears

Orlando, Fla. – Down 4-0, Clark University rallied for an improbable, 5-4 win over Ursinus College in their Florida finale in non-league men's tennis action at the Lake Nona Tennis Center late Wednesday evening.

The victory for the Scarlet and White against the region's No. 19 ranked team, was clinched at No. 2 singles by Jack Han, who outlasted Paul Vecchio, 2-6, 6-4, 10-6. 

Game Information
Score:
Clark University 5, Ursinus College 4
Records:
Clark University 5-5; Ursinus College 3-1
Location:
Lake Nona Tennis Center, Orlando, Fla.

No. 1 - Barun Gill (Union City, Calif.) def. Max Oberholtzer (Ursinus) 7-6 (7-4), 6-0
No. 2 - Jack Han
(Bakersfield, Calif.) def. Paul Vecchio (Ursinus) 2-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
No. 3 - Chanton Phan
(Ursinus) def. Andrey Samodaev (Boca Raton, Fla.) 6-3, 6-1
No. 4 - Teodor Nicola-Antoniu (Bucharest, Romania) def. Henry Burke (URS) 6-3, 6-4
No. 5 - Lenny Siegel
(Boca Raton, Fla.) def. Peter Shields (Ursinus) 6-4, 6-4
No. 6 - Ian Levy
(Needham, Mass.) def. Jordan Hodess (Ursinus) 7-6 (7-3), 6-3

Doubles competition
No. 1 -
Max Oberholtzer/Paul Vecchio (Ursinus) def. Jack Han/Lenny Siegel (Clark) 8-6
No. 2 -
Chanton Phan/Peter Shields (Ursinus) def. Andrey Samodaev/Vladislav Tolmachev (Clark) 8-4
No. 3 -
Henry Burke/Connor DeFaber-Schumacher (Ursinus) def. Teodor Nicola-Antoniu/Jacob Malicky (Clark) 8-4

Up Next:
Clark returns to action on Tuesday when they play host to Rhode Island College – their first of three straight home matches.