Rams Defeat NYU-Poly at USTA National Tennis Center

Alex Bessarabov

Rams Defeat NYU-Poly at USTA National Tennis Center

Farmingdale State - 5, NYU-Poly - 4

White Plains, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team defeated Skyline opponent NYU-Poly on Thursday night, 5-4, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The Rams improved to 6-4 overall, 4-1 in the conference with the win. NYU-Poly fell to 4-6, 3-2 with the loss.

In doubles play, Farmingdale State won at 2nd doubles and 3rd doubles to hold a 2-1 advantage before the start of the singles matches. Junior Chris Genzmann (Massapequa, N.Y./Farmingdale) and freshman Alex Bessarabov (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) won at #2 doubles with an 8-6 win, while senior Joe Hotzak (St. James, N.Y./Smithtown) and freshman Adrian Summerlin (Riverhead, N.Y./Riverhead) won 8-0 at #3 doubles.

The teams split 3-3 over the six singles matches, as Bessarabov won the deciding match, 7-6 (7-4), 7-2 to secure the 5-4 victory for Farmingdale State.

Farmingdale State will host Purchase College on Monday, April 19th, before closing out the regular season on Wednesday, April 21st at the Binghamton Racquet Club against Yeshiva at 8:00 p.m.

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Farmingdale State 5, NYU-Poly Mens Tennis 4
Apr 15, 2010 at USTA

Singles competition
1. Yan Krasny (NYUPOLYM) def. Passarella, Joe (FSCM) 6-0, 6-0
2. Bessarabov, Alex (FSCM) def. Julian Wrede (NYUPOLYM) 7-6 (7-4), 6-2
3. Connor Doherty (NYUPOLYM) def. Gioles, Theo (FSCM) 6-2, 6-1
4. Genzmann, Chris (FSCM) def. Kyle Garingalao (NYUPOLYM) 6-2, 6-1
5. Hotzak, Joe (FSCM) def. Dheeraj Erraballi (NYUPOLYM) 6-1, 6-1
6. Conor Dawson (NYUPOLYM) def. Summerlin, Adrian (FSCM) 6-4, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. Yan Krasny/Connor Doherty (NYUPOLYM) def. Gioles, Theo/Passarella, Joe (FSCM) 8-3
2. Genzmann, Chris/Bessarabov, Alex (FSCM) def. Kyle Garingalao/Julian Wrede (NYUPOLYM) 8-6
3. Hotzak, Joe/Summerlin, Adrian (FSCM) def. Conor Dawson/Dheeraj Erraballi (NYUPOLYM) 8-0
Match Notes
Farmingdale State 4-6
NYU-Poly Mens Tennis 6-4
T-225 A-25

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