Men's Tennis Takes Down UDC, 7-0

Shane Korber

March 14, 2012

Final Stats

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's tennis team put together a big 7-0 win over the University of the District of Columba Fire Birds on Wednesday afternoon at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex. With the victory the Hoyas improve to 8-5 on the season.

GU won the doubles point, before picking up all six singles points with only one match going to three sets.

In doubles play, the No. 1 pair of seniors Andrew Bruhn (Storrs, Conn./E.O. Smith) and Brian Ward (Darwin, Minn./Litchfield) managed a big 8-1 victory. At No. 3, senior Raf Notario (Bethesda, Md./The Heights School) and freshman John Brosens (Bedford, N.Y./Brunswick School) picked up the 8-3 win, while the No. 2 pair of sophomore Andrew Dottino (New York, N.Y./The Pendleton School) and freshman Alex Tropiano (Laurel Hollow, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) battled to the 8-6 victory.

Singles play showed much of the same as the Hoyas handily took all six matches. Bruhn managed the 7-5, 6-2 win at No. 1, while junior Charlie Caris (Des Moines, Iowa/Theodore Roosevelt) took the 6-2, 6-2 victory at No. 2. In the No. 3 spot, Dottino once again battled for the big 6-2, 3-6, 10-8 decision.

Freshman Shane Korber (Newport Beach, Calif./Corona Del Mar) pulled out the 6-4, 6-1 win at No. 5 before Ward won in straight sets at No. 6. Sophomore Casey Distaso (The Woodlands, Texas/Edmond North) rounded it out at No. 6 winning 6-0, 6-1.

Georgetown will travel to George Washington University of Friday, March 23 for a 2 p.m., non-conference matchup.

 

 

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March 5
1:00 PM
UC San Diego
San Diego, Calif.
March 7
1:00 PM
UC Irvine
Irvine, Calif.
March 9
TBA
Utah State
Marina del Rey, Calif.
March 9
TBA
Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, Calif.
March 16
11:00 AM
Wagner
Washington, D.C.
March 17
11:00 AM
Xavier
Washington, D.C.
March 19
11:00 PM
Hofstra
Washington, D.C.
March 24
10:00 AM
St. Johns
Flushing, N.Y.
March 25
10:00 AM
Marist
Poughkipsee, N.Y.
March 26
12:00 PM
Bates College
Washington, D.C.
March 30
2:00 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
April 2
10:00 AM
Navy
Washington, D.C.
April 2
TBA
The Citadel
Washington, D.C.
April 7
1:00 PM
Temple
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 13
12:00 PM
Emory
Washington, D.C.
April 20
11:00 AM
George Washington
Washington, D.C.

Senior Day
April 22
12:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.
April 27
TBA
First Round
Cayce, S.C.
April 28
TBA
Quarterfinals
Cayce, S.C.
April 29
TBA
Semifinals
Cayce, S.C.