Lynx back at .500 in NECC play with 6-3 win over Newbury

Lynx back at .500 in NECC play with 6-3 win over Newbury

CHESTNUT HILL, MA -- Lesley improved to 5-5 in NECC play and 5-6 overall with a 6-3 win over Newbury College in New England Collegiate Conference men's tennis action at Pine Manor Courts Saturday afternoon.

Junior Nick Mattox earned victories in top singles and No. 1 doubles play, beating Gerard Font-Raventos 6-0, 6-0, and and coupling with senior Christian Domingo to cruise past Font-Raventos and Robert Leng 8-1 in top doubles.

Lesley's Mike Kaufman and Jimmy Paulsen each were victorious in both singles and doubles, with Kaufman in No. 5 singles besting Wayne Gethers 6-4, 3-6, 10-6, and Paulsen taking a 6-0, 6-0 sixth singles win over Josh Seekins. The duo then combined to beat Seekins and Josh Morgan by the score of 8-4.

Lesley returns to the court in non-conference play against Albertus Magnus tomorrow at 1 p.m.

Lesley University 6, Newbury 3
4/21/2012 at Chestnut Hill, MA (Pine Manor College)


Singles competition
1. Nick Mattox (LUM) def. Gerard Font-Raventos (NCMT) 6-0, 6-0
2. Ben Weiner (NCMT) def. Christian Domingo (LUM) 2-6, 7-6, 10-6
3. Thomas Tedesco (LUM) def. Robert Leng (NCMT) 6-2, 6-2
4. John Morgan (NCMT) def. Thomas Rogalski (LUM) 6-1, 6-0
5. Mike Kaufman (LUM) def. Wayne Gethers (NCMT) 6-4, 3-6, 10-6
6. Jimmy Paulsen (LUM) def. Josh Seekins (NCMT) 6-0, 6-0


Doubles competition
1. Nick Mattox/Christian Domingo (LUM) def. Gerard Font-Raventos/Robert Leng (NCMT) 8-1
2. Wayne Gethers/Ben Weiner (NCMT) def. Thomas Tedesco/Thomas Rogalski (LUM) 8-4
3. Mike Kaufman/Jimmy Paulsen (LUM) def. John Morgan/Josh Seekins (NCMT) 8-4

Match Notes
T-3:00 A-22