Men's Tennis Too Much For Clark, 5-2
, April 16, 2004 -- Springfield College sophomore Justin Freitas (East Providence, R.I.)
and senior Chris Sweeney (Wakefield, R.I.)
both picked up singles victories and teamed for an 8-6 win at #2 doubles as the Pride topped Clark, 5-2, in a New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men's tennis match on Thursday.
The victory evened SC's conference record to 2-2 overall. The Pride close out the regular-season slate with matches against Coast Guard (April 17) and Babson (April 21) on Appleton Courts before competing in the conference championships on April 24. Clark falls to 5-3 overall and 1-3 in the NEWMAC.
Freitas, who won a three-set marathon to improve his #4 singles record to 3-1, and Sweeney, who won in straight sets at #5, were two of four singles victors. Senior Yuta Yoshi (Yokosuka, Japan)
evened his singles mark at 4-4 by domainting at #1, winning 6-4, 6-1, and junior Tim Losee (Berlin, N.H.)
was equally impressive at with a 6-2, 6-1 win at #6.
In doubles, senior Brad Bosivert (Ponaganset, R.I.)
and junior Rich Asletine (Tyngsboro, Mass.)
won 8-5 at #3.
Yoshi def. Oliver Hartman, 6-4, 6-1
Anuj Ladha (Clark) def. Boisvert, 6-1, 6-0
Nikola Milinkovic (Clark) def. Aseltine, 6-4, 5-7, 10-6
Freitas def. Micah Veilleux, 3-6, 6-3, 10-8
Sweeney def. Charles Gould, 7-6, 6-2
Losee def. Allan Breed, 6-2, 6-1
Hartman/Brian Brown def. Yoshi/Ethan Clime, 8-3
Freitas/Sweeney def. Milinkovic/Rosnebaum, 8-6
Boisvert/Aseltine def. Gould/Breed, 8-5
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
| Phone: 413.748.3760