The Hamilton College Continentals fell 5-4 against Connecticut College in a NESCAC match played at Conn. College's South Tennis Courts on Saturday afternoon. The Continentals (11-4, 1-4 NESCAC) are 18th in the Oracle/ITA Division III men's rankings for the Northeast Region.
Joe Reiner '22 went undefeated on the day, downing his opponent in straight sets at fifth flight singles before teaming up with Lars Scannell '19 for a win at third flight doubles. Reiner owns a team-best 19-3 singles record.
At third flight singles Rob Dotterer '21 recorded his 12th win of the season after cruising in the first set before his opponent retired from the match. Danny Tsyvin '22 and Max Zimmerman '21 proved victorious at second flight doubles for their 15th win as a pair this season.
The Continentals travel to nationally ranked No. 5 Wesleyan University on Sunday, April 28 for another conference match and their final event of the season.
-- Recap by Julia Booth '19
Connecticut College 5, Hamilton 4
1. Sangjin Song (CC) d. Max Zimmerman 6-2, 7-5.
2. Guillermo Garcia Rincon (CC) d. Sam Farber 6-3, 6-4.
3. Rob Dotterer (H) d. Julian Tien 6-1, ret.
4. Henry DeCoster (CC) d. Tim Derby 7-6 (1), 6-3.
5. Joe Reiner (H) d. Will Cannon 6-4, 6-4.
6. Walter Komishane (CC) d. Jafar Sharipov 2-6, 7-6 (3), 6-1.
Records: Hamilton 11-4, 1-4 NESCAC; Conn. College 8-8, 2-5.