FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 24, 2007

 

Rhode Island College Menís Tennis Score Report

North Dartmouth, MA

       

Final Score

Rhode Island College (6-6, 4-2)

5

UMass Dartmouth (2-6, 1-5)

4

                       

 

SINGLES MATCHES:

 

RIC

UMASS DARTMOUTH

SCORES

 

NAME

NAME

WINNER

1

  2

3

 

1.

Barry Manfredi

Chris Forster

RIC

6-2   4-6     6-3

 

2.

Tauquir Puthawala

Chris Sims

UMD

6-3   7-5 

 

3.

Lorne Teeter

Josh McCoy

RIC

6-1   6-4 

 

4.

Rolando Yotharath

Ken Sims

UMD

6-4   7-5 

 

5.

David Haggerty

Brett Hall

RIC

6-2   4-6     6-2

 

6.

Tom Lapierre

Alex Samoiloff

RIC

6-0    6-3 

 

 

DOUBLES MATCHES

1.

Tauquir Puthawala

Chris Forster

UMD

8-3

 

Jawad Sefiani

Josh McCoy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.

Barry Manfredi

Chris Sims

UMD

8-3

 

Lorne Teeter

Ken Sims

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

Tom Lapierre

Kyle Griffin

RIC

8-4

 

Rolando Yotharath

Dan Gerrish

 

 

ANCHORMEN DOWN UMASS DARTMOUTH, 5-4

North Dartmouth, MAóRhode Island College sophomore David Haggerty (Woonsocket, RI) won the deciding match at No. 5 singles to lead the Anchormen past Little East Conference rival UMass Dartmouth, 5-4, on Monday afternoon. RIC wraps up the LEC regular season slate with a 4-2 conference mark to go along with a 6-6 overall record. The Corsairs fall to 2-6 overall and 1-5 in LEC action.

Senior Barry Manfredi (Westerly, RI) won at No. 1 singles, while junior Tom Lapierre (Mapleville, RI) won at both No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles.

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Newbury on Wednesday, Apr. 25 before hosting the 2007 Little East Conference Menís Tennis Championships on Friday and Saturday, Apr. 27-28.

 

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