Jan. 29, 2013
Boston College swept Division-II foe Southern New Hampshire, 7-0, in its season opener at the Flynn Recreation Complex in Chestnut Hill, Mass., on Saturday afternoon.
The Eagles (1-0, 0-0 ACC) won all three doubles matches and took each of the singles matches in straight sets against the Penmen out of the Northeast-10 Conference.
Sophomore Philip Nelson won on court No. 1 in both singles and doubles competition.
Senior co-captain Billy Grokenberger, junior co-captain Jonathan Raude, junior Michael McGinnis, and freshman Kyle Childree each won matches in both singles and doubles.
Sophomore Matt Wagner won in singles, and senior Klaus Puestow won a match in doubles.
Next, Boston College hosts Bryant on Friday, Feb. 1 at 5:30 p.m. in the Flynn Recreation Complex.
Boston College Results: (7-0)
No. 1 - Philip Nelson and Billy Grokenberger (BC) defeat Mitch Dobek and Mike Wallace (SNHU), 8-6
No. 2 - Michael McGinnis and Kyle Childree (BC) defeat Brad Malenich and Evan Eaton (SNHU), 8-1
No. 3 - Jonathan Raude and Klaus Puestow (BC) defeat Juan Arango and Tim Hamilton (SNHU), 8-4
No. 1 - Philip Nelson (BC) defeats Mitch Dobek (SNHU), 6-3, 6-3
No. 2 - Jonathan Raude (BC) defeats Juan Arango (SNHU), 6-3, 7-6
No. 3 - Michael McGinnis (BC) defeats Mike Wallace (SNHU), 6-1, 6-2
No. 4 - Billy Grokenberger (BC) defeats Brad Malenich (SNHU), 6-0, 6-1
No. 5 - Kyle Childree (BC) defeats Tim Hamilton (SNHU), 6-0, 6-0
No. 6 - Matt Wagner (BC) defeats Evan Eaton (SNHU), 6-0, 6-0