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Jeffs Seventh at NESCAC Championship

April 28, 2002

AMHERST, MA - The top-ranked Williams College men's tennis team took home their 10th consecutive NESCAC Championship title with 31 points on Sunday. Bowdoin College was the runner-up, finishing with 22 points while Middlebury College placed third with 19.5 points.

Williams' Josh Lefkowitz won the flight "A" singles championship defeating Wesleyan's Alex Wong in straight sets. The flight "C" title went to Bowdoin's August Felker, while Williams claimed all four of the remaining singles flights. Fourth-seeded Middlebury won the flight "A" doubles, defeating Bowdoin in three sets. Bowdoin notched first place in the flight "B" doubles, edging Amherst College, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. Williams then claimed the flight "C" doubles, downing Middlebury in straight sets.

Amherst finished in seventh place overall. Senior George Tsai (Tampa, FL) displayed the Amherst top singles performance, advancing to the flight "D" semifinals and falling to Williams' White in straight sets. The Jeffs advanced to the championship game of flight "B" doubles but fell to Bowdoin in three sets.

Full results can be viewed at http://www.amherst.edu/sports/current/m-tennis/nescac02.html.