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Men’s tennis loses at UNC-Wilmington 5-1

Bearcats fall to No. 55 Seahawks in final match of "Battle at the Beach" event

March 23, 2014

Men’s tennis loses at UNC-Wilmington 5-1

Junior Robin Lesage

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WILMINGTON, N.C. - Binghamton men’s tennis (10-8) dropped five of six singles matches and suffered a 5-1 setback to No. 55 UNC-Wilmington (9-6) Sunday afternoon at the UNCW Courts. It was the last of three matches in the “Battle at the Beach” event hosted by the Seahawks.

Junior Robin Lesage posted BU’s lone win - a straight-set triumph at third singles.

The teams didn’t play the doubles matches with the threat of inclement weather.

Binghamton is off until playing three matches in Western New York on April 4-5, beginning with away tilts at Niagara and Buffalo.

No. 55 UNCW 5, Binghamton 1

1. #53 Rafael Aita (UNCW) def. Sid Hazarika (BING) 6-4, 6-4
2. Pedro Mol (UNCW) def. Alexander Maisin (BING) 6-2, 6-3
3. Robin Lesage (BING) def. Sam Williams (UNCW) 6-4, 7-5
4. Kaue Pereira (UNCW) def. Eliott Hureau (BING) 7-5, 6-4
5. Santtu Leskinen (UNCW) def. Ismael Dinia (BING) 6-0, 7-6 (11-9)
6. C. Van der Burgh (UNCW) def. Florian van Kann (BING) 6-0, 6-3

Order of finish: 2,6,1,4,5,3

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