Bridgewater Downs Guilford, 5-1, in ODAC Tournament

LEXINGTON, Va. (4/23/10) -- Third-seeded Bridgewater College advanced to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament semifinals Friday with a 5-1 win over sixth-seeded Guilford College.

The Eagles (13-5) won two of three doubles matches and clinched the victory with three straight-set singles wins. Teddy Callow won his fourth-singles contest over Guilford's Mark Cheong, 6-0, 6-2, after Callow and second-doubles teammate Peter Hawkins pulled out an 8-5 triumph over Cheong and Andre Arguimbau.

Bridgewater's Martin Donaire clinched the Eagles' victory with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Ben Nelson at sixth singles. Donaire and third-doubles teammate Brent Floyd recorded an 8-6 victory over Nelson and Jody Cox.

Guilford seniors Will Mason-Deese and Alec Chase scored the Quakers' lone point with an 8-5 victory over Chris Radke and Brad DeWitt.

Bridgewater plays second-seeded Washington and Lee University, a 5-0 winner over Lynchburg College, in Saturday's semifinals at the Generals' Upper Courts.

 

Tennis Match Results

Guilford vs Bridgewater

Apr 23, 2010 at Lexington, Va.

Bridgewater 5, Guilford 1

Singles competition

1. Chris Radke (BC) vs. Will Mason-Deese (GC) 6-1, 3-2, unfinished

2. Peter Hawkins (BC) vs. Alec Chase (GC) 6-2, 2-5, unfinished

3. Brad DeWitt (BC) vs. Andre Arguimbau (GC) 6-7 (6-8), unfinished

4. Teddy Callow (BC) def. Mark Cheong (GC) 6-0, 6-2

5. Brent Floyd (BC) def. Jody Cox (GC) 6-1, 6-1

6. Martin Donaire (BC) def. Ben Nelson (GC) 6-1, 6-3

Doubles competition

1. Will Mason-Deese/Alec Chase (GC) def. Chris Radke/Brad DeWitt (BC) 8-5

2. Peter Hawkins/Teddy Callow (BC) def. Mark Cheong/Andre Arguimbau (GC) 8-5

3. Brent Floyd/Martin Donaire (BC) def. Jody Cox/Ben Nelson (GC) 8-6