NEWMAC Power, #25 MIT Beats Bears

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips

NEW LONDON, Conn. –  MIT, ranked 25th nationally, dropped just one set in beating Coast Guard 9-0 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match.

Jack Phillips, playing at #6 singles, would win the first set 6-3 before losing 7-5 and 10-8 in the third set for the Bears.

The closet of the doubles matches was at #1 doubles where Tom Hackett and Adam Bahney lost 8-6.

MIT improves to 6-5 overall and 3-0 in the NEWMAC while the Bears slip to 5-4 overall and 2-2 on conference play.

Coast Guard is back in action on Saturday the 21st when the Bears play at Wheaton in a NEWMAC match at 2:00.