March 29, 2014

Men's Tennis' Match Vs. Southern Maine Suspended Midway Through Match

BOSTON, Mass.—Men's tennis match against the University of Southern Maine was postponed due to heavy rain during singles play.

With the Huskies holding a 2-1 lead after doubles action, the two teams decided to halt play early on during singles action due to heavy rain, with the first four of six singles matches on the court. No make-up date or time has been announced yet for the conclusion of both team's Little East Conference openers.

Southern Maine took a 2-1 lead after doubles thanks to 8-2 victories at second and third doubles, while the Beacons pair of Charles Lai (Boston, Mass.) and Sean Cullen (Medway, Mass.) pulled out an 8-4 come-from-behind victory at number one singles.

Lai was the lone Beacons leading his singles match, as he took the first set at second-flight singles 6-1 over Kyle Curley.

The Huskies were leading at first, third and fourth singles, with Tyler Adams holding a 6-4 first-set victory over Cullen at number one, and Sean Gagne and Thaddeus St. John leading 5-2 in the first set of their matches at third and fourth-flight singles.

Doubles:

1st Doubles:

Sean Cullen/Charles Lai (UMass Boston): 8

Tyler Adams/Sean Gagne (Southern Maine): 4

2nd Doubles:

Kyle Curley/Eric Berry-Sandelin (Southern Maine): 8

Lyle Analetto/Eglis Bizhoti (UMass Boston): 2

3rd Doubles:

Chris Ross/Thaddeus St. John (Southern Maine): 8

Jack Wang/Mark Grinhaus (UMass Boston): 2

 

Singles

1st Flight

Tyler Adams (Southern Maine) 6

Sean Cullen (UMass Boston) 4 

2nd Flight

Charles Lai (UMass Boston) 6

Kyle Curley (Southern Maine) 1

3rd Flight

Scott Gagne (Southern Maine) 5

Eglis Bizhoti (UMass Boston) 2

4th Flight

Thaddeus St. John (Southern Maine) 5

Jack Wang (UMass Boston) 2

5th Flight (Did Not Start Yet)

Mark Grinhaus (UMass Boston)

Chris Ross (Southern Maine)

6th Flight (Did Not Start Yet)

Lyle Analetto (UMass Boston)

Corey Dyke (Southern Maine)