Feb. 11, 2012
STORRS, Conn. - The UConn men's tennis program opened the fall season against Stony Brook on Friday night The Huskies faced the Sea Wolves at Army in West Point, N.Y. Dave Adams and Wei Lin won their doubles match but the Huskies dropped a 7-0 decision to Stony Brook.
In singles, Scott Warden had a tough first set, but battled back and took the second. Unfortunately, he was not able to convert on match point on his serve in the super tie breaker.
Dave Adams had a tight first set and battled back in the second before falling to Stefan Ilic.
Connecticut will take on Army at 9 a.m. on Sunday morning in West Point, N.Y.
Doubles: 1. Fomin/Bertrand (SB) def Warden/Spreyer (UC) 8-3 2. Adams/Lin (UC) def Kailaheimo/Forai (SB) 8-4 3. Ilic/Sztabholz (SB) def Surovic/Carr (UC) 8-4
Singles: 1. Nikita Fomin (SB) def Scott Warden (UC) 6-1, 5-7, 11-9 2. Francis Bertrand (SB) def Jacob Spreyer (UC) 6-2, 6-4 3. Roope Kailaheimo (SB) def Wei Lin (UC) 6-2, 6-2 4. Stefan Ilic (SB) def Dave Adams (UC) 7-6(7), 5-7, 10-3 5. Max Sztabholz (SB) def Ryan Carr (UC) 6-4, 6-1 6. Robert Forai (SB) def Teddy Margules (UC) 6-2, 6-3Final Score: SB 7, UC 0