Within the ultimate 4 seasons, Boston School males’s tennis has earned only one win within the ACC, with the lone victory coming towards the College of Miami in 2018. All in all, it’s been a gloomy run for the Eagles since they joined the convention in 2005. Even so, BC has had some extra luck in non-conference matchups lately, and the similar trend rang true in its season-opening matchup towards Charlotte.
It used to be a dramatic begin to the season for the Eagles (1-0), who break up the primary six units with Charlotte (1-2).
Tied at 3-3, it used to be as much as freshman Max Motlagh to safe a slender victory for the Eagles. Within the 3rd and ultimate set of the No. Four singles court docket, Motlagh narrowly took down Charlotte’s Constandinos Christoforou 6-Four to safe the season’s first victory for the Eagles. Motlagh, a freshman out of Greenhill College in Addison, Texas, used to be a two-time state champion in highschool and earned convention honors all 4 years.
BC began out neatly and notched the primary ranking of the fit when the never-before-seen duo of Derek Austin and Javi Amantegui defeated Charlotte’s Henry Lieberman and Benjamin Wayand 6-Three within the first doubles slot. Amantegui transferred to BC for this season after enjoying 3 years at Virginia Commonwealth. There, he gained 3 consecutive Atlantic 10 Championships and led the crew with 20 singles wins all through his freshman season. As a sophomore, he additionally earned All-Atlantic 10 2d Workforce honors for the Rams, making him a thrilling prospect for the Eagles this season.
Motlagh and Chris Grasel additionally controlled a 6-2 victory in the second one doubles court docket to provide BC an early lead.
The Eagles additionally recorded two directly set winners—Max Mendelsohn at No. Three singles and Sean Mullins at No. 6.
A win for the Eagles within the first recreation of the season is encouraging, as they haven’t gained a gap twin fit since sweeping Fordham 7-Zero within the first recreation of 2018. BC will head to Yale subsequent to tackle a fearsome Ivy League opponent, however early momentum from a dramatic win will probably be an enormous lend a hand for the Eagles.
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