Amherst Defeats Trinity, 6-1

AMHERST, Massachusetts -- Amherst swept all six flights of singles in a 6-1 win over NESCAC foe Trinity. The Bantams claimed close wins at Nos. 1 and 2 doubles as the teams of Tim Stringer (Bay Shore, NY)-Preston Quick (Lakewood, CO) and Alex Valente (New York, NY)-Phil Warner (New York, NY) posted 9-8 victories over Bruce Jacobs (Pittsburgh, PA)-Ed Rosenfeld (Louisville, KY) and Yo Kobayashi (Palo Alto, CA)-Noah Lippe-Klein (Palo Alto, CA).

The Jeffs better their record to 8-3 while Trinity falls to 7-2. Amherst travels to Wesleyan on Saturday while the Bantams head to Wheaton.

1. A Bruce Jacobs d. T Tim Stringer, 6-2, 6-3.
2. A Harlan Stock d. T Matt Sharnoff, 6-2, 6-3.
3. A Ryan Cole d. T Alex Valente, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2.
4. A Ed Rosenfeld d. T Matt Hebert, 6-1, 4-6, 7-5.
5. A Yo Kobayashi d. T Phil Warner, 6-4, 6-3.
6. A Adam Wolf d. T Steve Wohlford, 6-2, 6-2.

Doubles 1. T Stringer-Preston Quick d. A Jacobs-Rosenfeld, 9-8. 2. T Valente-Warner d. A Kobayashi-Noah Lippe-Klein, 9-8. 3. A Stock-Cole d. T Sharnoff-Wohlford, 8-6. # # # 4/10/97