MT. PLEASANT, S.C. – The College of Charleston men’s tennis team won its seventh match in a row yesterday by defeating Lafayette College 7-0 at the College of Charleston Tennis Center at Patriots Point.
With the win CofC’s record improves to 9-6 while the Leopards drop to 4-7.
The Cougars got off to a great start in doubles, winning all three matches. Head Coach Jay Bruner gave senior Billy Kenny (Pawley’s Island, S.C.) and his freshman doubles partner Matt Daly (Raleigh, N.C.) a chance to play on Court 3 and they did not disappoint with an 8-2 result over Gavin Studner and Chris Matturri of Lafayette.
The College also won all of the singles matches including a 6-4, 6-0 victory by Kenny on Court 5 over Matturri. Daly also posted a 6-2, 6-0 win over Alex Charchalis of the Leopards on Court 6.
Freshman Zack Lewis (Richmond, Ky.) continued his stellar freshman campaign with his seventh victory in a row via a 6-0, 6-2 score over Brian Stefanowicz on Court 4. Lewis’ singles record now stands at 13-2 for the year.
CofC will have almost a week off before they face cross-town rival The Citadel on Wednesday, April 3 at 4 p.m. (ET) at Patriots Point.
COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON 7, LAFAYETTE 0
March 28, 2013
CofC Tennis Center
in Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
No. 1 – Brice Allanic (CofC) def. Brandon Goldstein (Lafayette), 6-2, 6-3.
No. 2 – Charlie Ghriskey (CofC) def. Scott Gelbman (Lafayette), 6-1, 7-5.
No. 3 – Alon Faiman (CofC) def. Gavin Studner (Lafayette), 6-0, 6-2.
No. 4 – Zack Lewis (CofC) def. Brian Stefanowicz (Lafayette), 6-0, 6-2.
No. 5 – Billy Kenny (CofC) def. Chris Matturri (Lafayette), 6-4, 6-0.
No. 6 – Matt Daly (CofC) def. Alex Charchalis (Lafayette), 6-2, 6-0.
No. 1 – Brice Allanic-Charlie Ghriskey (CofC) def. Brandon Goldstein-Scott Gelbman (Lafayette), 8-4.
No. 2 – Zack Lewis-Alon Faiman (CofC) def. Brian Sefanowicz-Jake Lazer (Lafayette), 8-5.No. 3 – Billy Kenny-Matt Daly (CofC) def. Gavin Studner-Chris Matturri (Lafayette), 8-2.