Rose-Hulman Wins Eight Matches at ITA Regional

Rose-Hulman Wins Eight Matches at ITA Regional

KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology earned eight combined victories during the first two days of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regional, hosted by Kalamazoo College on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Championship round singles winners included Georges Adam in straight sets over Nathanael Kenworthy 6-1 and 6-0; and Andre Adam by a 6-3, 6-3 count over Connor Sacks of Millikin.

Rose-Hulman also picked up three singles wins in the Consolation Bracket.  Brandon Benedict claimed a 6-0, 6-3 win over Anatoi Doroskevic, along with a 6-7 (2), 6-4, 1-0 (10-7) victory over Abraham Davis of Oberlin.  Cam Metzger also defeated Dylan Wong 6-2, 6-0.

In doubles play, Georges Adam and Benedict advanced to the ITA Regional Consolation Semifinal Round.  Adam and Benedict topped Brandon Fulmer and Jackson Lindquist of Elmhurst 8-2, then defeated Camron Cohen and Robert Gittings of Oberlin 9-7, before falling on Sunday in the Semifinal Round.

The doubles team of Andre Adam and Metzger also picked up one victory, defeating Cooper Miller and Jai Redkar of Allegheny 8-4. 

SINGLES MATCHES

FIRST ROUND
Georges Adam (RHIT) def. Nathanael Kenworthy (Principia) 6-1, 6-0
Andre Adam (RHIT) def. Connor Sacks (Millikin) 6-3, 6-3
Noah Karoub (Kalamazoo) def. Brandon Benedict (RHIT) 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-7)
Ian Palk (Oberlin) def. Cam Metzger (RHIT) 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-3)
Eric DeWitt (Kalamazoo) def. Brendan Goldacker (RHIT) 6-0, 6-0 

SECOND ROUND
Daniel Henry (Kalamazoo) def. Georges Adam (RHIT) 6-0, 6-2
Ninan Kumar (Chicago) def. Andre Adam (RHIT) 7-5, 6-3

CONSOLATION BRACKET ROUND ONE
Brandon Benedict (RHIT) def. Anatoi Doroskevic (Kenyon) 6-0, 6-3
Cam Metzger (RHIT) def. Dylan Wong (Monmouth) 6-2, 6-0
Jake Zalenski (Kenyon) def. Brendan Goldacker 6-1, 6-2 

CONSOLATION BRACKET ROUND TWO 
Brandon Benedict (RHIT) def. Abraham Davis (Oberlin) 6-7 (2), 6-4, 1-0 (10-7)
Matthew Santen (DePauw) def. Cam Metzger (RHIT) 4-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-3)

CONSOLATION BRACKET QUARTERFINAL
Nicholas Zazove (Lake Forest) def. Brandon Benedict 6-4, 7-5

DOUBLES MATCHES

FIRST ROUND
Bernardo Neves-John Wu (Wash. U.) def. Georges Adam-Brandon Benedict (RHIT) 9-8 (2)
Blake Burstein-Owen Smith (Denison) def. Andre Adam-Cam Metzger (RHIT) 9-7
Jeremy Bush-Jonathan Kroot (Wash. U.) def. Brendan Goldacker-Andrew Schifmman (RHIT) 8-3

CONSOLATION BRACKET ROUND ONE
Georges Adam-Brandon Benedict (RHIT) def. Brandon Fulmer-Jackson Lindquist (Elmhurst) 8-2
Andre Adam-Cam Metzger (RHIT) def. Cooper Miller-Jai Redkar (Allegheny) 8-4
Ronald Griffin-Landon Walker (Monmouth) def. Brendan Goldacker-Andrew Schiffman 8-6

CONSOLATION BRACKET ROUND TWO
Georges Adam-Brandon Benedict (RHIT) def. Camron Cohen-Robert Gittings (Oberlin) 9-7
Austin Diehl-Michael Roberts (Kenyon) def. Andre Adam-Cam Metzger 8-4

CONSOLATION BRACKET QUARTERFINAL
Georges Adam-Brandon Benedict (RHIT) def. Gustavo Garcia-Aditya Jha Walkover

CONSOLATION BRACKET SEMIFINAL
Ben Gelfand-Alex Rieger (Kenyon) def. Georges Adam-Brandon Benedict (RHIT) 8-2