BEVERLY, Mass. – The Bentley men's tennis team opened its spring season Wednesday with a 9-0 non-conference win over Endicott.
Five players, Rodrigo Ribeiro (Sao Paulo, Brazil), Andrew Waddington (Granby, Conn./Granby Memorial), Jimmy Rindo (Lowell, Mass./Lowell), Alec Spycher (Sarasota, Fla./Saint Stephens Episcopal) and Victor Suski (West Hartford, Conn./William Hall) all won in singles and doubles.
Among the highlights of the singles matches were Ribeiro beating Olivier Joggi 6-2, 6-0 in the first-flight, Spycher blanking Jake Cohen 6-0, 6-0 in the fourth-flight, and freshman Shawn Lefkowitz (Wayne, N.J./Wayne Hills) winning his first singles match 8-0 over Tim Forance.
Bentley improves to 5-0 on the season, while Endicott drops to 1-3. Bentley is back in action Saturday at Babson.
At Beverly, Mass.
No. 1 Rodrigo Ribeiro (B) def. Olivier Joggi (EC) 6-2, 6-0
No. 2 Andrew Waddington (B) def. Porter Williams (EC) 6-1, 6-3
No. 3 Jimmy Rindo (B) def. Ben Randlett (EC) 6-2, 6-1
No. 4 Alec Spycher (B) def. Jake Cohen (EC) 6-0, 6-0
No. 5 Victor Suski (B) def. Justin Warshavsky (EC) 8-1
No. 6 Shawn Lefkowitz (B) def. Tim Forance (EC) 8-0
No. 1 Waddington/Suski (BC) def. Joggi/Cohen (EC) 8-6
No. 2 Ribeiro/Raghav Tanna (BC) def. Randlett/Williams (EC) 8-5
No. 3 Spycher/Rindo (BC) def. Andrew Zurheide/Forance (EC) 8-0