Men's Tennis Downs #13 Pomona, 7-2

AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst men's tennis team moved to 15-2 on the year, defeating #13 Pomona 7-2 and Glendale 6-3, while falling to NAIA #10 Westmont, 8-1. Amherst closes out its spring break trip with dual matches against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and San Diego Mesa College on Saturday, Mar. 24.

Westmont 8, Amherst 1
Westmont's Bryan Cox '12 and Rodrigo Schaefer '14 got the home team off to a fast start with an 8-1 first doubles win over Andrew Scheiner '15 (New York, N.Y.) and Jon Cypers '15 (Chappaqua, N.Y.), while Tim Goranson '14 and John Bertram '13 handed Julian Camacho '12 (New York, N.Y.) and Justin Reindel '14 (Maramoneck, N.Y.), an 8-6 loss.

Lukas Zielen '13 and Joshua Barnard '15 completed Westmont's doubles sweep with an 8-2 victory over Justin Hendrix '14 (Surrey, United Kingdom) and Sam Sperling '12 Chicago, Ill.), while Cox defeated Reindel, 6-3, 6-4 to kick-off singles action.

Schaefer swept Cypers, 6-0, 6-0, at second singles, while Goranson earned a 7-5, 6-1 decision over Camacho. Surain Asokaraj '12 (Acton, Mass.) recorded the Jeffs' lone point of the day, edging out Bertram, 7-6 (7-5), 6-1 at fourth singles, while Zielen downed Hendrix, 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 1-0 (11-9). Barnard rounded out singles play with a 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-3) triumph over Scheiner at the bottom of the order.

Doubles
1. Cox/Schaefer (W) def. Scheiner/Cypers (A), 8-1
2. Goranson/Bertram (W) def. Camacho/Reindel (A), 8-6
3. Zielen/Barnard (W) def. Hendrix/Sperling (A), 8-2
Singles
1. Cox (W) def. Reindel (A), 6-3, 6-4
2. Schaefer (W) def. Cypers (A), 6-0, 6-0
3. Goranson (W) def. Camacho (A), 7-5, 6-1
4. Asokaraj (A) def. Bertram (W), 7-6 (7-5), 6-1
5. Zielen (W) def. Hendrix (A), 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 1-0 (11-9)
6. Barnard (W) def. Scheiner (A), 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-3)

Amherst 7, Pomona 2
Doubles
1. Luis Rattenhuber/Austin Chafetz (A) def. Tommy Meyer/Uday Singh (P), 8-3
2. Chris Dale/Mark Kahan (A) def. Max Sabel/Frankie Allinson (P), 9-8(5)
3. Robby Sorrel/Wes Waterman (A) def. Chris Wiechert/Alex Groth (P), 8-3

Singles
1. Mark Kahan (A) def. Tommy Meyer (P) 6-1, 6-4
2. Chris Wiechert (P) def. Joey Fritz (A) 6-3, 5-7, 11-9
3. Max Sabel (P) def. Andrew Jung (A) 4-6, 6-2, 10-5
4. Wes Watterman (A) def. Frankie Allinson (P) 6-1, 6-0
5. Chris Dale (A) def. Connor Hudson (P) 6-3, 7-5
6. Eli Mlaver (A) def. Uday Singh (P) 6-1, 6-4

Amherst 6, Glendale 3
Doubles
1. Trevor Campbell/Grayson Frazier (G) def. Daniel Keolasy/Sam Ubersax (A), 8-3
2. Andrew Kurzweil/Matt Lerner (A) def. Andre Ratavousian/Chaz Hall (G), 8-6
3. Rick Ivynian/Eric Khanlarian (G) def. Chris Morrison/Karan Bains (A), 9-8(10)

Singles
1. Trevor Campbell (G) def. Daniel Keolasy (A) 6-3, 6-2
2. Sam Ubersax (A) def. Grayson Frazier (G) 7-5, 6-2
3. Brenton Arnaboldi (A) def. Andre Ratavousian (G) 6-1, 6-3
4. Matt Lerner (A) def. Chaz Hall (G) 6-2, 6-0
5. Chris Morrison (A) def. Rick Ivynian (G) 6-0, 6-2
6. Karan Bains (A) def. Mario Ruiz (G) 6-3, 4-6, 10-2