NEW LONDON, Conn. – Coast Guard would win two of three doubles matches to start the match, but Connecticut College won five of six singles matches to beat the host Bears 6-3.
The Camels improve to 7-7 overall while the Bears drop to 6-7 on the season.
Tom Hackett and Jack Phillips were 8-6 winners at #1 doubles while the Bears #2 team of Kyle Fager and Chris Lansing also won 8-6.
Hackett registered a 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 win at #1 singles for the only Coast Guard singles point in the match.
Phillips at #5 singles and Arora at #6 singles, both dropped their match in three sets.
The Bears are back in action when they host Wheaton in a NEWMAC match on Saturday at 1:00.
CONN COLLEGE 6, COAST GUARD 3
1-Tom Hackett (CG) def. SangJin Song, 3-6, 6-1, 6-1
2-Rincon (CC) def. Arthur Wicke, 6-3, 6-3
3-Julian Tien (CC) def. Kyle Fager, 6-3, 6-3
4-Henry DeCoster (CC) def. Chris Lansing, 6-3, 6-1
5-Will Cannon (CC) def. Jack Phillips, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
6-Walter Komishane (CC) def. Lucas Arora, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
1-Hackett/Phillips (CG) def. Rincon/Cannon, 8-6
2- Fager/Lansing (CG) def. Song/Tien, 8-6
3-DeCoster/Johnny Cissell (CC) def. Wicke/Arora, 8-7