For Immediate Release: March 29, 2008
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BU men's tennis defeated by Western Michigan 5-2

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. -- Binghamton University men's tennis (8-8) lost to defending Mid-American Conference champion Western Michigan (14-7) Saturday night at the Village Glen Tennis Center. The Broncos swept the doubles matches and then won four of six singles contests.

Sophomore Moshe Levy (Ra'Ananna, Israel) and freshman Arnav Jain (Mumbai, India) recorded the lone singles wins at No. 2 and No. 5 respectively. Jain raised his record to 12-3 overall, 10-2 in duals.

Binghamton stays in Western New York to face Buffalo at 11 a.m. on Sunday.


Western Michigan 5, Binghamton 2

1. Birchmeier/Norville (WMU) def. Mohamed/Dietz (BU), 8-6
2. Cullen/Hayward (WMU) def. Berner/Jain (BU), 9-8 (7-4)
3. Calderone/Komada (WMU) def. Levy/Vloedgraven (BU), 8-5

1. Kevin Hayward (WMU) def. Faisal Mohamed (BU), 6-3, 6-1
2. Moshe Levy (BU) Kazuya Komada (WMU), 7-6 (4), 6-0
3. Alex Birchmeier (WMU) def. Sebastian Dietz (BU), 6-1, 6-4
4. Alejandro Staub (WMU) def. Sven Vloedgraven (BU), 0-6, 6-1, 6-1
5. Arnav Jain (BU) def. Bryan Norville (WMU), 7-6 (4), 6-2
6. Michael Calderone (WMU) def. Gregoire Berner (BU), 7-5, 6-3

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