April 19, 2011
BOSTON, MA --- The University of Massachusetts Boston men’s tennis team fell Monday afternoon to University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 8-1, in Little East Conference action at the Boston College High School tennis courts. With the win, the Corsairs stay perfect and improve to 4-0 overall, 2-0 in the LEC while the loss drops the Beacons to 1-8 and 0-3.
Junior Brennan Dugas (East Falmouth, MA) and sophomore Karsten Rathlev (Winchester, MA) teamed up in \#1 doubles play to defeat senior Himanshu Dubey (Lucknow, India) and freshman Seth Shavers (Hyde Park, MA), 8-3. Rathlev would also defeat Shavers in \#1 singles action, 6-0, 6-1 while Dugas earned a \#2 singles victory over junior T. Leng (Phnom Penh, Cambodia), 6-1, 6-0.
Junior Andrey Boguslavskiy (Volgograd, Russia) was the only UMass Boston player to win his singles match for the Beacons, defeating sophomore Mike Giaguinto (East Falmouth, MA) 6-4, 1-6, 1-0 (10-8) with the super tiebreaker going his way.
UMass Boston will return to action on Tuesday, April 19 when they host Salem State for another LEC match scheduled to begin at 3:00 p.m. while UMass Dartmouth also returns to the courts on Tuesday when they host Rhode Island College at 3:00 p.m. in North Dartmouth, MA.
1: Karsten Rathlev (UMD) def. Seth Shavers (UMB), 6-0, 6-1
2: Brennan Dugas (UMD) def. T. Leng (UMB), 6-1, 6-0
3: Mike Parker (UMD) def. Himanshu Dubey (UMB), 6-1, 6-2
4: Matt Bejtlich (UMD) def. Lyle Analetto (UMB), 6-0, 6-2
5: Andrey Boguslavskiy (UMB) def. Mike Giaquinto (UMD), 6-4, 1-6, 1-0 (10-8 super tiebreaker)
6: Cody Zygmont(UMD) def. Quentin Hure (UMB), 6-2, 6-2
1: Rathlev/Dugas (UMD) def. Dubey/Shavers (UMB), 8-3
2: Parker/Bejtlich (UMD) def. Boguslavskiy/Leng (UMB), 8-1
3: Mike Fink/Zygmont (UMD) def. Analetto/Hure (UMB), 8-3