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Tennis teams sweep Vermont on Senior Day


Both the men's and women's tennis teams posted 7-0 wins over conference foe Vermont on Sunday morning as part on Senior Day here at Binghamton.

For the women's team (13-7), it marked the 10th consecutive, which extends the school record. The men's team (15-6) won for the seventh time in the past eight matches. The women have one more home match remaining before the America East Conference Championships in two weeks while the match on Sunday concluded the men's regular season.

Seniors Amy Weissberg (Syosset, N.Y.) and Kristin Jobe (Baytown, Texas/ Texas City) each made the most of their day after being honored at a pre-match ceremony. Weissberg and junior Janine Sadaka (Great Neck, N.Y.) teamed up at second doubles to win 8-0. She then went on to win at third singles 6-0, 6-1. Jobe won her ninth consecutive match at fifth singles (6-3, 6-0) and then teamed up with sophomore Amy Linda (Bronx, N.Y./ LaGuardia) to win at third singles, 8-1. The Bearcats would win all three doubles and six singles matches.

On the men's side, Sunday marked the final home match for seniors Brad Davidoff (Roslyn, N.Y./ East Hills), Ryan Rosenthal (Laverock, Pa./ Cheltenham) and Brad Sherwood (Bronx, N.Y./ The Dwight School). Davidoff won at second singles (6-3, 6-0) and teamed with junior Steve Spencer (Plantation, Fla./ Nova) to win at second doubles (8-6). Sherwood won at fourth singles (6-3, 6-4) and teamed with sophomore Akshay Rao (New Delhi, India) to win at first doubles, 8-0. Rao, who also won at first singles (6-1, 6-1), concluded the regular season with a sparkling record of 30-4.

WOMEN'S RESULTS

Binghamton 7, Vermont 0

DOUBLES

1. Justina Hakimi & Alexis Brill (B) def. Molly Moran & Makia Foukal (V) 8-1
2. Amy Weissberg & Janine Sadaka (B) def. Laura Beth Halker & Alie Taylor (V) 8-0
3. Kristin Jobe & Amy Linda (B) def. Mandy Harrison & Kyna Delaney (V) 8-1

SINGLES
1. Justina Hakimi (B) def. Molly Moran (V) 6-1, 6-1
2. Janine Sadaka (B) def. Laura Beth Halker (V) 6-1, 6-0
3. Amy Weissberg (B) def. Mandy Harrison (V) 6-0, 6-1
4. Alexis Brill (B) def. Sasannah O'Brien (V) 6-1, 6-1
5. Kristin Jobe (B) def. Maika Foukal (V) 6-3, 6-0
6. Amy Linda (B) def. Ali Pelkey (V) 6-1, 6-0
7. Jenilee Brohm (B) def. Kyna Delaney (V) 6-2, 6-0

MEN'S RESULTS

Binghamton 7, Vermont 0

DOUBLES
1. Askshay Rao & Brad Sherwood (B) def. Jon Cooper & Zeljko Knezivic (V) 8-0
2. Brad Davidoff & Steve Spencer (B) def. Matt Spring & Tom Whittaker (V) 9-8
3. Edward Gerard & Krishna Vallabenani (B) def. Eric Conway & Ethan Bernstein (V) 8-6

SINGLES
1. Akshay Rao (B) def. Zeljko Knezivic (V) 6-1, 6-1
2. Brad Davidoff (B) def. Matt Spring (V) 6-3, 6-2
3. Edwin Gerard (B) def. Tom Whittaker (V) 6-2, 3-6 (10-8)
4. Brad Sherwood (B) def. Griffin Maloney (V) 6-3, 6-4
5. Brian O'Connor (B) def. Jon Cooper (V) 6-1, 6-1
6. Steve Spencer (B) def. Eric Conway (V) 6-3, 6-0

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