Tennis Camel Men, Women Fall in 9-0 Decisions to Bates Cangelosi, Herbert Stand Out for Connecticut College

LEWISTON, Maine --(Bates College Sports Information) The No. 15 nationally ranked Bates men's tennis team returned to form with a 9-0 NESCAC win over Connecticut College on Saturday at Wallach Tennis Center, winning all but one set. Junior Matt Bettles (Taunton, England) teamed with junior Rob Crampton (Wilton, Conn.) for an 8-1 rout at first doubles over John Cangelosi and George King. Bettles went on to ring up a 6-1, 6-1 win at second singles over Joshua Suneby. The Camels dropped to 7-7 overall, 0-5 in NESCAC play. Cangelosi won the first set at third singles against Bates freshman Pierre Planche (Natick, Mass.), but Planche won 6-4 in the second set and finished off the win with a 6-0 decision in the tiebreaking set. Bates 9, Connecticut College 0 April 21, 2012 at Bates (Wallach Tennis Center) Doubles 1. Matt Bettles/Rob Crampton (B) def. John Cangelosi/George King (C) 8-1 2. Pierre Planche/Timmy Berg (B) def. Jeremy Bader/Jeff Weisberger (C) 8-2 3. Kyle DeSisto/Peter Yanofsky (B) def. JOshua Suneby/Mike DeCorato (C) 8-6 Singles 1. Berg (B) def. Weisberger (C) 6-1, 6-3 2. Bettles (B) def. Suneby (C) 6-1, 6-1 3. Planche (B) def. Cangelosi (C) 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 4. Jeff Beaton (B) def. King (C) 6-0, 6-4 5. Dylan Reffe (B) def. Huan Nguyen (C) 6-1, 6-0 6. Ben Bogard (B) def. Jeff Basch (C) 6-0, 6-1 LEWISTON, Maine -- The No. 30 nationally ranked Bates women's tennis team picked up its second decisive NESCAC victory in a row on Saturday, shutting out Connecticut College 9-0 without losing a set. Connecticut College dropped to 4-13 overall and 0-5 in NESCAC play. Bates' top doubles pair, first-year Elena Mandzhukova (Lisbon, Portugal) and senior Meg Anderson (Cohasset, Mass.), set the tone with an 8-0 victory at No. 1 doubles. Jen Herbert put up the best fight of the day from the Camels, falling 6-4, 7-5 at second singles to Anderson. Bates 9, Connecticut College 0 April 21, 2012 at Bates (Wallach Tennis Center) Doubles 1. Elena Mandzhukova/Meg Anderson (B) def. Jen Herbert/Maria Pia Sifuentes (C) 8-0 2. Ashley Brunk/Nicole Russell (B) def. Brittany Badik/Brittney Cangemi (C) 8-4 3. Jacqui Holmes/Lucy Brennan (B) def. Sara Krivoshik/Maddie Swanson (C) 8-4 Singles 1. Mandzhukova (B) def. Krivoshik 6-2, 6-3 2. Anderson (B) def. Herbert (C) 6-4, 7-5 3. Holmes (B) def. Sifuentes (C) 6-0, 6-3 4. Erika Blauth (B) def. Rohrbach (C) 6-2, 6-2 5. Brennan (B) def. Jacobs (C) 6-1, 6-1 6. Russell (B) def. Swanson (C) 6-0, 6-1

April 21, 2012

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