CLAREMONT, Calif. – The No. 8 Amherst College men's tennis team downed No. 11 Pomona-Pitzer, 6-3 Tuesday afternoon in Claremont, Calif.
With the win, Amherst improves to 5-0 on the season. It was Amherst's first win that did not come via a sweep.
- Anton Zykov '17 earned a 6-4, 6-3 victory on court one, while Andrew Yaraghi '16 picekd up a 6-4, 6-3 win on court three.
- Michael Solimano '16 and Zach Bessette '19 powered to victories on courts four and five with wins of 7-6, 7-6 and 6-3, 6-3 respectively.
- Yaraghi and Zykov earned an 8-4 win from No. 1 doubles, while Bessette and Ben Fife '16 earend an 8-3 win on court three.
- The Purple & White return to action Thursday, March 17 at Azusa Pacific.