Bears Drop Spring Opener at NYU

Tom Hackett
Tom Hackett

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Bears #1 doubles team of Tom Hackett and Jack Phillips earned a 8-4 win, but that would be all Coast Guard could muster in an 8-1 loss to NYU to open the spring semester.

The #2 doubles team of Kyle Fager and Chris Lansing as well as the #3 doubles team of Arthur Wicke and Lucas Arora both lost 8-3.

In singles action, Lansing was the only Bear to take a set as he lost 5-7, 6-3, 10-3 at #4 singles.

The Bears drop to 2-2 on the season are now off until March 23rd when they will take on national power Claremont-Mudd Scripps at Wesleyan at 3:30.

NYU 8, COAST GUARD 1

SINGLES
#1--Vishal Walia (NYU) def. Tom Hackett               6-2, 6-3
#2—Stefan Rodic (NYU) def. Kyle Fager                 6-0, 6-0
#3—Rahul Das (NYU) def. Arthur Wicke                 6-2, 6-3
#4—Lucas Biondi (NYU) def. Chris Lansing             7-5, 3-6, 10-3
#5—Yanik Parsch (NYU) def. Jack Phillips               6-3, 6-0
#6—Josh Piatos (NYU) def. Lucas Arora                 6-1, 6-2

DOUBLES
#1—Hackett/Phillips (CGA) def. Biondi/Rodic                       8-4
#2—Das/Levi Schyankevich (NYU) def. Fager/Lansing          8-3
#3—Walia/Zeb Zheng (NYU) def. Wicke/Arora                     8-3