Trinity Men's Tennis Gets Past Connecticut College With Strong Singles Play

Trinity Men's Tennis Gets Past Connecticut College With Strong Singles Play

Hartford, Conn. - Junior Rex Glickman (Chappaqua, N.Y.) won in singles and doubles to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 6-3 victory over the visiting Connecticut College Camels in wNew England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men's tennis action this afternoon at Assaiante Center.  Trinity improves to 5-6 overall and 1-3 in the NESCAC while snapping a three-match losing skid, while the Camelsa fall to 4-8 overall and 0-4 in the league.

Glickman and senior tri-captain William Boyd (Hillsborough, Calif.) came away with the lone Trinity point after doubles play, winning, 8-5, at the top of the lineup, but the Bantams used five singles wins to take the victory.  Trinity senior tri-captain Rutendo Matingo (Weston, Mass.) battled back to take a 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 victory at first singles, while Glickman posted a 6-3, 6-3 victory at second singles. Senior tri-captain Jagger Riefler (Wimbledon, England), classmate Phillip Winser (St. Lazare, Quebec), and junior Kyle Scheffers (Flossmoor, Ill.) all won in straights sets for Trinity in singles play.

MATCH RESULTS
Doubles
1. TC- William Boyd/Rex Glickman d. Dan Maffa/Will Cannon, 8-5
2. CC- Ben Sachs/Charlie Williams (CC) def. Jagger Riefler/Kyle Scheffers, 9-7
3. CC- Johnny Cissel/Patrick Farrell (CC) def. Rutendo Matingo/Courtland Boyle, 9-7
Singles
1. TC- Matingo d. Williams, 3-6, 6-2, 6-4
2. TC- Glickman d. Maffa, 6-3, 6-3
3. CC- Cannon d. Boyd, 6-4, 7-5
4. TC- Scheffers d. Ben Sachs, 6-3, 6-3
5. TC- Riefler d. Scott Brown, 6-3, 6-2
6. TC- Phillip Winser d. Farrell, 6-1, 6-0
Trinity (Conn.) 6, Connecticut College 3