March 18, 2013

Trinity Men's Tennis Opens West Coast Swing With Win Against Hardin-Simmons

Claremont, Calif. - Sophomore Ned Mandel (Chevy Chase, Md.) dominated the No. 3 singles match with a 6-0, 6-0 victory and teamed with classmate Ilya levin (Wellesley, Mass.) for an 8-2 win at third doubles to lead the Trinity College Bantams to an 8-1 triumph over the Hardin-Simmons University Cowboys in men's tennis action this afternoon at the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges. Trinity, ranked No. 7 in the Northeast, improves to 2-1, while the Cowboys fall to 1-7 with their fifth loss in a row.

Levin/Mandel and the No. 2 duo of Dan Carpenter (Wayzata, Minn.) and first-year Aaron Segel (Needham, Mass.) both posted 8-2 doubles wins to give Trinity a 2-1 lead entering singles play.  The Bantams swept all six singles matches in straight sets.

MATCH RESULTS

Singles competition
1. Dan Carpenter (TC) def. Michael McCullough (HSU) 6-3, 6-4
2. Musyoka Mbithi (TC) def. Nathan Chavez (HSU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Ned Mandel (TC) def. Jesse Rawlings (HSU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Ilya Levin (TC) def. Steven Stanley (HSU) 6-2, 6-2
5. Ford Traff (TC) def. Jordan Wilson (HSU) 6-2, 6-2
6. Aaron Segel (TC) def. Frankie Sanchez (HSU) 6-2, 6-0

 

Doubles competition
1. Michael McCullough/Nathan Chavez (HSU) def. David Myers/Musyoka Mbithi (TC) 9-7
2. Dan Carpenter/Aaron Segel (TC) def. Frankie Sanchez/Jesse Rawlings (HSU) 8-2
3. Ilya Levin/Ned Mandel (TC) def. Jordan Wilson/Steven Stanley (HSU) 8-2

 

Match Notes
Hardin-Simmons 1-7
Trinity College 2-1
T-2:30 A-50
May 2, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
1
Trinity (Conn.)
5
at Bowdoin
Apr 29, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
1
Babson
5
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 26, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
3
Bates
6
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 23, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
5
Williams
1
at Trinity (Conn.)
Apr 18, 2014
Final
Men's Tennis
9
Amherst
0
at Trinity (Conn.)
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Sep 13, 2014
TBA
Men's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
at Middlebury Invitational
Sep 14, 2014
TBA
Men's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
at Middlebury Invitational
Sep 26, 2014
TBA
Men's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
vs. ITA Division III Regional Championships
@ Middlebury
Sep 27, 2014
TBA
Men's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
vs. ITA Division III Regional Championships
@ Middlebury
Sep 28, 2014
TBA
Men's Tennis
Trinity (Conn.)
vs. ITA Division III Regional Championships
@ Middlebury
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