Satyajist Simhadri goes for the forehand
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Boston University BOSTONU (9-9)
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Fordham FORDHAM (11-6)

Match Recap: Men's Tennis |

Terriers Roll to 6-1 Win at Fordham

BOSTON - After winning the doubles point, the Boston University men's tennis team captured five singles points, including three in straight sets, to claim a 6-1 victory at Fordham on Saturday afternoon.

With their largest margin of victory on the road this season, the Terriers improve to 9-9, while the Rams (11-6) fall to 6-2 at home.

HOW IT HAPPENED
  • Junior Satyajit Simhadri and freshman Pete Siozios teamed for a 6-1 win at No. 2 doubles.
  • The Rams pulled out a 7-6 win at line 3, but freshman David Bogatin and sophomore Fabian Soemarno posted an identical score in the top slot to clinch the doubles point.
  • Bogatin carried momentum to singles, as he dropped just two games in a dominating No. 3 win.
  • Simhadri rolled to a 6-4, 6-0 victory at line 1, while sophomore Marc Sable earned a 6-4, 6-3 victory at line 6.
  • Both freshmen Owen Lu (#2) and Pedro Gutierrez (#4) rallied from a set down to help the Terriers avenge a 5-2 home loss to Fordham back in 2012.
  • Fordham avoided the sweep with a 6-1, 1-6, 6-2 win at line 5.
NEXT UP: Sacred Heart
  • The Terriers will visit the state of Connecticut next weekend for a pair of matches.
  • BU will first face Sacred Heart at Yale's campus next Saturday (April 7) and then visit UConn on Sunday, April 8.
  • BU swept SHU, 7-0, at home last season.
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