|No. 21 Jeffs Edge No. 22 NYU, Crush Conn. College, 7-0|
No. 21 Jeffs Edge No. 22 NYU, Crush Conn. College, 7-0
April 9, 2006
The Jeffs’ matchup with NYU was close the whole way as the two squads split singles decisions, but Amherst won all three doubles matches to secure the victory. Senior Danny Babkes (Baltimore, MD)and sophomores Tal Avrahami (Riverdale, NY) and Jeffrey Wan (Staten Island, NY) won the No. 2, 5 and 6 matches, respectively. Babkes teamed with classmate Josh Rilla (Westboro, MA) for a 9-7 win at No. 1 doubles, fellow senior Jon Godsall (Toronto, ON) paired with sophomore Geoff Schwartz (Dallas, TX) for an 8-4 victory in the No. 2 matchup and Avrahami and rookie Zach Lerner (Scarsdale, NY) completed the doubles sweep with an 8-4 win at No. 3.
It was all Amherst in the day’s second matchup as the Jeffs posted straight-set victories across the board in singles and swept all three doubles matches. Junior Karti Subramanian (Bethesda, MD) posted the most dominant victory, taking a 6-0, 6-1 decision at No. 4 singles.
Amherst returns to action Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Trinity College.
Amherst 4 - NYU 3
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