Middlebury

Men's Tennis Wins Second NESCAC Title

April 24, 2005

4/24/05 - The Middlebury College men's tennis team was dominant at the 2005 NESCAC Men's Tennis Championship hosted by Amherst College. The Panthers won four of six singles flights and two of three on the doubles side to capture the title with a convincing 96 points. Bowdoin was second with 66, followed by Williams (51) and Bates (47). The title is the second consecutive for Middlebury, after capturing the '04 title.

Junior Ari Beilin (Hamilton, Mass.) won the #2 singles flight, with a 7-5, 6-3 win in the finals, while sophomore George Mayer (Merion, Pa.) won the #4 flight with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory. Taking home the #5 singles title was sophomore Alex Scott (Mt. Kisco, N.Y.) with a 6-1, 6-4 win, while first-year player Salih Unsal (Gerrads Crossing, England) earned a 6-1, 6-4 win in the #6 singles flight.

Junior Nate Edmunds (Birmingham, Mich.) advanced to the #3 finals before falling 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 in the title match. Junior Brian Waldron (Rye, N.Y.) was eliminated in the semifinals by a score of 5-7, 7-5, 6-3.

In doubles action, Beilin/Scott captured the #2 flight by a score of 8-3, while Edmunds/Waldron were victors in the #3 flight, 9-8 (9-7). The duo of Mayer and senior Justin Ingoglia (N. Caldwell, N.J.) fell in the finals by a score of 8-3.

FINAL TEAM SCORES

Middlebury
96

Bowdoin
66

Williams
51

Bates
47

Amherst
43

Trinity
26

Tufts
25

Colby
19

Wesleyan
16

Hamilton
8

Connecticut College
2

#1 Singles - Final: (2) McAfee Burke (Bowdoin) def. (4) William Boe-Wiegaard (Bates) 2-6, 6-3. 7-6 (8-6)
#2 Singles - Final: (1) Ari Beilin (Middlebury) def. (2) Jeffery Kivitz (Williams) 7-5, 6-3
#3 Singles - Final: (2) Sam Bitetti (Bowdoin) def. (1) Nate Edmunds (Middlebury) 4-6, 7-5, 7-5
#4 Singles - Final: (1) George Mayer (Middlebury) def. (3) Michael Mintz (Amherst) 3-6, 6-2. 6-3
#5 Singles - Final: (1) Alex Scott (Middlebury) def. (3) Max Rettig (Amherst) 6-1, 6-4
#6 Singles - Final: (1) Salih Unsal (Middlebury) def. (2) Bryan Monier (Williams) 6-1, 6-4

#1 Doubles - Final: (2) McAfee Burke/Garrett Gates (Bowd.) def. Justin Ingoglia/George Mayer (Midd.) 8-3
#2 Doubles - Final: (1) Ari Beilin/Alex Scott (Midd.) def. (3) Daniel Greenberg/Bryan Monier (Williams) 8-5
#3 Doubles - Final: (1) Nate Edmunds/Brian Waldron (Midd.) def. (2) Keneally/Lawson (Bowd.) 9-8 (9-7)

#1 Singles
First Round
John Fallon (Colby) def. Daniel Gordon (Hamilton) 6-3, 6-3
Brett Ramsay (Trinity) def. Craig Hutchinson (Connecticut) 6-0, 6-0
Max Kates (Wesleyan) def. Adam Yates (Tufts) 6-4, 6-0
(1) Brian Waldron (Middlebury) BYE
(2) McAfee Burke (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Josh Rilla (Amherst) BYE
(4) William Boe-Wiegaard (Bates) BYE
Scott MacKenzie (Williams) BYE

Second Round
(1) Brian Waldron (Middlebury) def. John Fallon (Colby) 6-0, 6-1
(4) William Boe-Wiegaard (Bates) def. Scott MacKenzie (Williams) 6-3, 6-2
(2) McAfee Burke (Bowdoin) def. Max Kates (Wesleyan) 6-1, 6-2
(3) Josh Rilla (Amherst) def. Brett Ramsay (Trinity) 6-7, 6-2, 6-3

Semifinals
(4) William Boe-Wiegaard (Bates) def. (1) Brian Waldron (Middlebury) 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 
(2) McAfee Burke (Bowdoin) def. (3) Josh Rilla (Amherst) 6-2, 6-4

Final
(2) McAfee Burke (Bowdoin) def. (4) William Boe-Wiegaard (Bates) 2-6, 6-3. 7-6 (8-6)

#2 Singles
First Round
Zach Schuman (Colby) def. Tallen Todorovich (Wesleyan) 6-2, 6-4
Paul Roberts (Tufts) def Ned Minevitz (Connecticut) 6-1, 6-0
Blake Wayman (Bates) def. Zach Khan (Hamilton) 6-1, retired
(1) Ari Beilin (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Jeffrey Kivitz (Williams) BYE
(3) Danny Babkes (Amherst) BYE
(4) Patrick Keneally (Bowdoin) BYE
Jimmie Ames (Trinity) BYE

Second Round
(1) Ari Beilin (Middlebury) def. Zach Schuman (Colby) 6-2, 6-3
Jimmie Ames (Trinity) def. (4) Patrick Keneally (Bowdoin) 7-6, 6-4
(3) Danny Babkes (Amherst) def. Paul Roberts (Tufts) 7-5, 6-7, 6-4
(2) Jeffrey Kivitz (Williams) def. Blake Wayman (Bates) 6-2, 6-2

Semifinals
(1) Ari Beilin (Middlebury) def. Jimmie Ames (Trinity) 6-2, 6-3
(2) Jeffrey Kivitz (Williams) def. (3) Danny Babkes (Amherst) 6-7, 7-6, 6-4

Final
(1) Ari Beilin (Middlebury) def. (2) Jeffery Kivitz (Williams) 7-5, 6-3

#3 Singles
First Round
Matt Cron (Wesleyan) def. Ben Crane (Colby) 6-3, 7-5
William Fleder (Tufts) def. Ben Sherman (Connecticut) 6-0, 6-0
James Liddell (Bates) def. Duncan Cameron (Hamilton) 6-1, 6-0
(1) Nate Edmunds (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Sam Bitetti (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Lenny Lepner (Amherst) BYE
(4) Daniel Greenberg (Williams) BYE
Jonathan Hart (Trinity) BYE

Second Round
(1) Nate Edmunds (Middlebury) def. Matt Cron (Wesleyan) 6-1, 6-2
(4) Daniel Greenberg (Williams) def. Jonathan Hart (Trinity) 6-1, 6-1
William Fleder (Tufts) def. (3) Lenny Lepner (Amherst) 1-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4)
(2) Sam Bitetti (Bowdoin) def. James Liddell (Bates) 6-3, 6-1

Semifinals
(1) Nate Edmunds (Middlebury) def. (4) Daniel Greenberg (Williams) 4-6, 6-4, 6-3
(2) Sam Bitetti (Bowdoin) def. James Liddell (Bates) 7-5, 6-4

Final
(2) Sam Bitetti (Bowdoin) def. (1) Nate Edmunds (Middlebury) 4-6, 7-5, 7-5

#4 Singles
First Round
Tom Dolan (Trinity) def. John Pearson (Hamilton) 3-6, 6-2, 6-1
Gabriel Sidman (Connecticut) def. Jon Rubenstein (Tufts) 6-1, 6-2
Tony Gill (Colby) def. Evan Rhodes (Wesleyan) 6-1, 4-6, 6-1
(1) George Mayer (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Garrett Gates (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Michael Mintz (Amherst)
(4) Tristan Beach (Bates) BYE
Timothy White (Williams) BYE

Second Round
(1) George Mayer (Middlebury) def. Tom Dolan (Trinity) 6-3, 6-3
(4) Tristan Beach (Bates) def. Timothy White (Williams) 3-6, 6-1, 6-1
(3) Michael Mintz (Amherst) def. Jon Rubenstein (Tufts) 6-2, 6-4
(2) Garrett Gates (Bowdoin) def. Tony Gill (Colby) 2-6, 6-3, 6-3

Semifinals
(1) George Mayer (Middlebury) def. (4) Tristan Beach (Bates) 7-5, 6-2
(3)\Michael Mintz (Amherst) def. (2) Garrett Gates (Bowdoin) 6-1, 6-4

Final
(1) George Mayer (Middlebury) def. (3) Michael Mintz (Amherst) 3-6, 6-2. 6-3

#5 Singles
First Round
Mike Roguly (Wesleyan) def. Ben Bradford (Hamilton) 6-2, 6-1
Jonathan McClernen (Trinity) def. Brandon Gatlin (Connecticut) 6-0, 6-1
Tim Stenovec (Colby) def. Sean McCooey (Tufts) 6-0, 6-4
(1) Alex Scott (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Ted Haley (Williams) BYE
(3) Max Rettig (Amherst) BYE
(4) John Posey (Bowdoin) BYE
Sam Duvall (Bates) BYE

Second Round
(1) Alex Scott (Middlebury) def. Mike Roguly (Wesleyan) 6-3, 6-2
Sam Duvall (Bates) def. (4) John Posey (Bowdoin) 1-6, 6-3, 6-1
(3) Max Rettig (Amherst) def. Jonathan McClernen (Trinity) 6-3, 6-2
Sean McCooey (Tufts) def. (2) Ted Haley (Williams) 6-1, 6-7 (7-3) 6-3

Semifinals
(1) Alex Scott (Middlebury) def. Sam Duvall (Bates) 6-1, 6-0
(3) Max Rettig (Amherst) def. Sean McCooey (Tufts) 6-4, 7-5

Final
(1) Alex Scott (Middlebury) def. (3) Max Rettig (Amherst) 6-1, 6-4

#6 Singles
First Round
William Leonard (Trinity) def. Tom Gildersleeve (Colby) 6-2, 6-2
Jack Rooney (Wesleyan) def. Jamie Harris (Connecticut) 6-0, 6-0
Geoff Loh (Tufts) def. Reid Snyder (Hamilton) 6-2, 6-2
(1) Salih Unsal (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Bryan Monier (Williams) BYE
(3) Bucky Jencks (Bowdoin) BYE
(4) Jeffrey Wan (Amherst) BYE
Patrick Conway (Bates) BYE

Second Round
(1) Salih Unsal (Middlebury) def. William Leonard (Trinity) 6-0, 6-2
(4) Jeffrey Wan (Amherst) def. Patrick Conway (Bates) 6-4, 6-2
(3) Bucky Jencks (Bowdoin) def. Jack Rooney (Wesleyan) 6-4, 6-3
(2) Bryan Monier (Williams) def. Geoff Loh (Tufts) 6-0, 6-1

Semifinals
(1) Salih Unsal (Middlebury) def. (4) Jeffrey Wan (Amherst) 6-2, 6-0
(2) Bryan Monier (Williams) def. (3) Bucky Jencks (Bowdoin) 7-5, 6-1

Final
(1) Salih Unsal (Middlebury) def. (2) Bryan Monier (Williams) 6-1, 6-4

#1 Doubles
First Round
Daniel Gordon/Duncan Cameron (Hamilton) def. Jon Rubenstein/Adam Yates (Tufts) Default
John Fallon/Ben Crane (Colby) def. Ned Minevitz/Craig Hutchinson (Connecticut) 8-4
Brett Ramsay/Jonathan Hart (Trinity) def. Evan Rhodes/Tallen Todorovich (Wesleyan) 8-3
(1) William Boe-Wiegaard/Sam Duvall (Bates) BYE
(2) McAfee Burke/Garrett Gates (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Jeffrey Kivitz/Scott MacKenzie (Willimans) BYE
(4) Josh Rilla/Danny Babkes (Amherst) BYE
Justin Ingoglia/George Mayer (Middlebury) BYE

Second Round
(1) Boe-Wiegaard/Duvall (Bates) def. Gordon/Cameron (Hamilton) 8-5
Ingoglia/Mayer (Middlebury) def. (2) Rilla/Babkes (Amherst) 8-6
(3) Kivitz/MacKenzie (Williams) def. Fallon/Crane (Colby) 8-4
(2) Burke/Gates (Bowdoin) def. Ramsay/Hart (Trinity) 8-3

Semifinal
Ingoglia/Mayer (Middlebury) def. (1) Boe-Wiegaard/Duvall (Bates) 8-2
(2) Burke/Gates (Bowdoin) def. (3) Kivitz/MacKenzie (Williams) 8-6

Final
(2) McAfee Burke/Garrett Gates (Bowdoin) def. Justin Ingoglia/George Mayer (Middlebury) 8-3

#2 Doubles
First Round
Jimmie Ames/Tom Dolan (Trinity) def. Max Kates/Jack Rooney (Wesleyan) 8-0
Lenny Lepner/Geoff Schwartz (Amherst) def. Ben Sherman/Gabriel Sidman (Conn.) 8-1
Zach Schuman/Tony Gill (Colby) def. John Pearson/Ben Bradford (Hamilton) 8-4
(1) Ari Beilin/Alex Scott (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Sam Bitetti/Bucky Jencks (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Daniel Greenberg/Bryan Monier (Williams) BYE
(4) Geoff Loh/Sean McCooey (Tufts) BYE
Blake Wayman/Tristan Beach (Bates) BYE

Second Round
(1) Beilin/Scott (Middlebury) def. Ames/Dolan (Trinity) 8-2
Wayman/Beach (Bates) def. (4) Loh/McCooey (Tufts) 8-0
(3) Greenberg/Monier (Williams) def. Lepner/Schwartz (Amherst) 8-4
(2) Bitetti/Jencks (Bowdoin) def. Schuman/Gill (Colby) 9-7

Semifinal
(1) Beilan/Scott (Middlebury) def. Wayman/Beach (Bates) 8-0
(3) Greenberg/Monier (Williams) def. (2) Bitetti/Jencks (Bowdoin) 8-5

Final
(1) Ari Beilin/Alex Scott (Middlebury) def. (3) Daniel Greenberg/Bryan Monier (Williams) 8-5

#3 Doubles
First Round
Paul Roberts/William Fleder (Tufts) def. Jonathan McLernan/Jeff Stempeck (Trinity) 8-4
Matt Cron/Mike Roguly (Wesleyan) def. Brandon Gatlin/Jamie Harris (Conn.) 8-1
James Cryan/Tom Gildersleeve (Colby) def. Reid Snyder/John Pew (Hamilton) 8-4
(1) Nate Edmunds/Brian Waldron (Middlebury) BYE
(2) Patrick Keneally/Barrett Lawson (Bowdoin) BYE
(3) Ted Haley/Tiimothy White (Williams) BYE
(4) James Liddell/Josh Feinberg (Bates) BYE
Michael Mintz/Jon Godsall (Amherst) BYE

Second Round
(1) Edmunds/Waldron (Middlebury) def. Roberts/Fleder (Tufts) 8-5
(4) Liddell/Feinberg (Bates) def. Mintz/Godsall (Amherst) 8-4
(3) Haley/White (Williams) def. Cron/Roguly (Wesleyan) 8-4
(2) Keneally/Lawson (Bowdoin) def. Cryan/Gildersleeve (Colby) 8-4

Semifinal
(1) Edmunds/Waldron (Middlebury) def. (4) Liddell/Feinberg (Bates) 8-2
(2) Keneally/Lawson (Bowdoin) def. (3) Haley/White (Williams) 8-1

Final
(1) Nate Edmunds/Brian Waldron (Middlebury) vs. (2) Patrick Keneally/Barrett Lawson (Bowdoin) 9-8 (9-7)

CONSOLATION RESULTS

#1 Singles Consolation
First Round
ALL #1 SINGLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Scott MacKenzie (Williams) def. Daniel Gordon (Hamilton) 8-5
Craig Hutchinson (Connecticut) def. Adam Yates (Tufts) Default

Final
Scott MacKenzie (Williams) def. Craig Hutchinson (Connecticut) 8-4

#2 Singles Consolation
First Round
ALL #2 SINGLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Patrick Keneally (Bowdoin) def. Tallen Todorovich (Wesleyan) 9-7
Ned Minevitz (Connecticut) def. Zach Khan (Hamilton) Default

Final
Patrick Kenally (Bowdoin) def. Ned Minevitz (Connecticut) 8-3

#3 Singles Consolation
First Round
Lenny Lepner (Amherst) def. Ben Sherman (Connecticut) 8-0
Ben Crane (Colby) BYE
Jonathan Hart (Trinity) BYE
Duncan Cameron (Hamilton) BYE

Second Round
Ben Crane (Colby) def. Jonathan Hart (Trinity) Default
Lenny Lepner (Amherst) def. Duncan Cameron (Hamilton) 8-4

Final
Lenny Lepner (Amherst) def. Ben Crane (Colby) 8-0

#4 Singles Consolation
First Round
ALL #4 SINGLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Timothy White (Williams) def. John Pearson (Hamilton) 9-8 (7)
Evan Rhodes (Wesleyan) def. Gabriel Sidman (Connecticut) 8-4

Final
Timothy White (Williams) def. Evan Rhodes (Wesleyan) 8-3

#5 Singles Consolation
First Round
Ted Haley (Williams) def. Tim Stenovec (Colby) 9-7
Ben Bradford (Hamilton) BYE
John Posey (Bowdoin) BYE
Brandon Gatlin (Connecticut) BYE

Second Round
John Posey (Bowdoin) def. Ben Bradford (Hamilton) 8-4
Ted Haley (Williams) def. Brandon Gatlin (Connecticut) 8-1

Final
Ted Haley (Williams) def. John Posey (Bowdoin) 8-4

#6 Singles Consolation
First Round
ALL #6 SINGLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Patrick Conway (Bates) def. Tom Gildersleeve (Colby) 8-1
Reid Snyder (Hamilton) def. Jamie Harris (Connecticut) 8-0

Final|
Patrick Conway (Bates) def. Reid Snyder (Hamilton) 8-4

#1 Doubles Consolation
First Round
ALL #1 DOUBLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Rilla/Babkes (Amherst) def. Rubenstein/Yates (Tufts) Default
Minevitz/Hutchinson (Connecticut) def. Rhodes/Todorovich (Wesleyan) Default

Final
Rilla/Babkes (Amherst) def. Minevitz/Hutchinson (Connecticut) Default

#2 Doubles Consolation
First Round
ALL #2 DOUBLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Loh/McCooey (Tufts) def. Kates/Rooney (Wesleyan) Default
Pearson/Bradford (Hamilton) def. Sherman/Sidman (Connecticut) Default

Final
Pearson/Bradford (Hamilton) def. Loh/McCooey (Tufts) Default

#3 Doubles Consolation
First Round
ALL #3 DOUBLES CONSOLATION BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Merns/Stempeck (Trinity) def. Mintz/Godsall (Amherst) 8-5
Snyder/Pew (Hamilton) def. Gatlin/Harris (Connecticut) Default

Final
Merns/Stempeck (Trinity) def. Snyder/Pew (Hamilton) 8-4

#4 Doubles (Non-Scoring)
First Round
ALL #4 DBLS TEAMS BYE INTO 2ND ROUND

Second Round
Fraser Moncure/Tim Stenoveck (Colby) BYE
Jonathan Chow/Kevin Child (Williams) def. Wesleyan #4 DBLs 8-2
Kevin Bergesen/Alex Meditz (Middlebury) def. Scott Bronner/Karti Subramanian (Amherst) 8-3
McCleren /Leonard (Trinity) def. Pandian/Schenkein (Wesleyan) Default

Semifinal
Moncure/Stenovek (Colby) def. Chow/Child (Williams) 8-5
Bergesen/Meditz (Middlebury) def. McCleren/Leonard (Trinity) 8-1

Final
Bergesen/Meditz (Middlebury) def. Moncure/Stenovek (Colby) 8-0