Springfield Men's Tennis Earns Fall Win Over WNEC, 7-2
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 5, 2006) – The Springfield College men’s tennis team defeated cross-town rival Western New England College, 7-2, this evening in a match at Springfield’s Appleton Courts.
With the win, Springfield is now 2-0, while WNEC falls to 0-1.
Springfield jumped to a 3-0 lead by sweeping the doubles. SC then won four of the six singles matches. Springfield sophomore Andrew Constant (Kingston, N.Y.) had a good day, winning at No. 1 singles over sophomore Jason Lee (Scarsdale, N.Y.), 6-4, 6-1. Constant had earlier teamed with junior Joe Lisi (Southbridge, Mass.) at No. 1 doubles to defeat Lee and sophomore Alex Boutin (Bristol, Conn.), 8-3.
Springfield 7, WNEC 2
The match began with doubles play.
Andrew Constant (SC) def. Jason Lee (WNEC), 6-4, 6-1
Alex Boutin (WNEC) def. Joe Lisi (SC), 6-4, 7-5
Mike Willhoft (WNEC) def. Ethan Clime (SC), 7-6 (4), 6-4
Rahul Bala (SC) def. Peter Houser (WNEC), 7-5, 3-6, (10-6)
Bobby Schlink (SC) def. Tom Boyles (WNEC), 7-5, 7-5
Trevor Romanzi (SC) def. Jon Riter (WNEC), 6-2, 6-4
Constant-Lisi (SC) def. Boutin-Lee (WNEC), 8-3
Bala-Romanzi (SC) def. Andrew D’Addio-Willhoft (WNEC), 8-4
Clime-Schlink (SC) def. Houser-Craig Zecca (WNEC), 8-4
Head Coach Toby Coffin
Toby Coffin G’01, enters his third year as the head men’s and women’s tennis coach at Springfield College. Coffin, who has coached at numerous high schools in the area, will look to build a program which will contend for a conference crown.
Contact Head Coach Toby Coffin
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