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Men's tennis rolls at Swarthmore College, 9-0

SWARTHMORE, Pa. -- The Bates College men's tennis team won its 10th match against three losses this year Tuesday with a 9-0 non-conference victory at Swarthmore College.

The Bobcats, ranked No. 27 in Division III and No. 7 in the Northeast, won in straight sets at five out of six singles positions and outlasted the host Garnet (5-8) at all three doubles spots.

Bates concludes its Southern swing with a match at The College of New Jersey, ranked No. 5 in the Northeast, tomorrow.

Tennis Match Results

Bates vs Swarthmore

Apr 15, 2008 at Swarthmore, Pa.

#27 Bates 9, Swarthmore 0

 Singles competition

1. Benjamin Stein (BATES) def. Jonathan Lo (SWAT) 6-2, 6-2

2. Amrit Rupasinghe (BATES) def. Kevin Shaughnessy (SWAT) 7-5, 6-1

3. Michael Reiss (BATES) def. JJ England (SWAT) 6-3, 6-1

4. Maxwell Berger (BATES) def. Mark Wee (SWAT) 6-1, 6-1

5. Zach Fenno (BATES) def. Mark Greenburg (SWAT) 6-0, 6-7 (3-7), 10-7

6. Danilo Acosta (BATES) def. J. diFeliciantonio (SWAT) 7-5, 6-0

 Doubles competition

1. Amrit Rupasinghe/Benjamin Stein (BATES) def. Jonathan Lo/Kevin

Shaughnessy (SWAT) 8-6

2. Zach Fenno/Danilo Acosta (BATES) def. JJ England/Mark Greenburg (SWAT) 8-6

3. Maxwell Berger/Ryan Mannelly (BATES) def. J. diFeliciantonio/Mark Wee

(SWAT) 8-4

Match Notes:

Bates 10-3; National ranking #27; Regional ranking #7

Swarthmore 5-8; Regional ranking #12

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