MEN'S TENNIS NOTCHES FIRST WIN OF SPRING OVER FERRUM, 6-3

March 14, 2011

Box Score

FERRUM, VA - The University of Massachusetts Boston men's tennis team defeated Ferrum College, 6-3, and their first match of the spring this afternoon noon on the Ferrum College campus. The Beacons improve to 1-1 overall while the loss drops the Panthers to 3-4.

For the Beacons, freshman Seth Shavers (Hyde Park, MA) picked up wins at both \#2 singles and double action while junior Andrey Boguslavskiy (Volgograd, Russia) also notched a pair of wins out of the \#3 doubles and \#5 singles slots.

UMass Boston will return to action on Tuesday, March 15 when they head to Lynchburg, VA to take on Lynchburg College at 3:00 p.m.

Match Results:

DOUBLES: 1. Joseph Jensen/Chris Miller(FC) def. Lyle Analetto / Sanjeeva Chetty (UMB), 8-0 2. Himanshu Dubey / Seth Shavers (UMB) def. Nick Baker/Josh Hartin (FC), 8-6 3. Andrey Boguslavskiy / El Jan Daulo (UMB) def. Michael Marsh/Cain Walter (FC), 9-8(7-3)

SINGLES: 1. Chetty (UMB) def. Miller (FC), 6-3,6-4 2. Shavers (UMB) def. Jensen (FC), 2-6,7-5,6-4 3. Hartin (FC) def. Dubey (UMB), 6-2,6-1 4. Analetto (UMB) def. Baker (FC), 6-3,7-6(7-3) 5. Boguslavskiy (UMB) def. Walter (FC), 6-4,6-1 6. Marsh (FC) def. Brian Sou (UMB), 6-3,5-7 (10-7)