• Lafayette One Of Four Beavers To Earn NEWMAC Men's Tennis Postseason Honors
    April 28, 2010
    The New England Women’s and Men’s Athletics Conference (NEWMAC) released its 2010 men's tennis postseason awards on Tuesday, and a quartert of Babson players were recognized. Leading the way was senior co-captain Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.), who was named All-Conference Second Team at number five singles, All-Conference Second Team at number one doubles, and was named to the Academic All-Conference Team. Junior Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) joined Lafayette with Second Team honors at number one doubles, and senior Moises Numa (Talahassee, Fla.) and sophomore Danny Schneider (Littleton, Mass.) were both named to the Academic All-Conference Team.
  • MIT Ousts Men's Tennis, 5-0, In NEWMAC Tournament Semifinals At Coast Guard
    April 24, 2010
    The Babson College men's tennis team saw its season come to an unfortunate close on Saturday morning, as the fourth-seeded Beavers fell to top-seeded MIT, 5-0, in the semifinal round of the 2010 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament at Coast Guard. With the loss, Babson finishes its season with a record of 6-13. The only Beaver to win a set in Saturday's contest was senior captain Brian Lafayette, who led MIT's Andrew Cooper, 6-3, 1-0, before their match was halted when the Engineers captured the overall win.
  • Men's Tennis Ousts Springfield, 5-1, In NEWMAC Tournament Quarterfinals
    April 22, 2010
    Fourth-seeded host Babson College recorded a 5-1 victory over fifth-seeded Springfield College, 5-1, in the quarterfinal round of the 2010 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Tennis Tournament on Thursday afternoon. With the win, the Beavers (6-12) advance to Saturday’s semifinal round at Coast Guard, where they will meet top-seeded MIT at 9:30 a.m. The winner of that contest will play in the championship match later that afternoon. Babson built an early 2-1 lead in doubles play, thanks to an 8-3 win by the senior tandem of Alex Kamergorodsky (Millis, Mass.) and Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.) at number one and an 8-4 victory by first-year Simeon Human (Trelex, Vaud, Switzerland) and junior Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) at number two.
  • Men's Tennis Falls To Wheaton, 7-2, In Regular Season Finale
    April 19, 2010
    The Wheaton College men's tennis team avenged last season's New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament loss to Babson College on Monday afternoon, as the Lyons earned a 7-2 victory on the Clark Tennis Courts. With the loss, Babson closes out its regular season play at 5-12 overall and 2-3 in the NEWMAC. The Beavers will now enter this week's conference tournament as the fourth seed and will host fifth-seeded Springfield in the quarterfinals on Thursday at 3:30 p.m. The winner will advance to Saturday's semifinal round at Coast Guard.
  • MIT Turns Away Men's Tennis, 8-1
    April 15, 2010
    The Babson College men's tennis team suffered a tough 8-1 setback at NEWMAC foe MIT on Thursday. With the loss, the Beavers fell to 5-11 overall and 2-2 in the conference. Babson's lone point came in doubles play, where junior captain Brian Lafayette and junior Justin Albert teamed up for an 8-5 victory over MIT's top duo of Ken Van Tilburg and Matthew Skalak. However, the Engineers would take the remaining two doubles matches and all six singles competitions to claim the 8-1 win.
  • Men's Tennis Falls To Trinity On Senior Day
    April 13, 2010
    Visiting Trinity College recorded sweeps of both singles and doubles play to post a 9-0 victory over host Babson College in a non-conference men’s tennis match at the Farwell Courts on Tuesday afternoon. With the win, Trinity improved to 8-3 on the season, while Babson dipped to 5-10. Tuesday’s match marked the final regular season home contest for Babson’s four graduating seniors. Through Tuesday’s play, Alex Kamergorodsky (Millis, Mass.), Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.), Edwin Lee (Mukilteo, Wash.), and Ken Lin (Cavendish Heights, Hong Kong) have combined for 84 victories in singles and 51 wins in doubles in their careers. In addition, the quartet has combined for nine NEWMAC All-Conference honors.
  • Schneider Named NEWMAC Singles Player of the Week
    April 12, 2010
    After going undefeated in three matches this week, Babson College sophomore Danny Schneider (Littleton, Mass.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Tennis Singles Player of the Week. Schneider went 3-0 in helping Babson win two of its three matches this week. On Tuesday, he defeated Dan Paradee of Clark, 6-2, 6-1, at the fourth singles position as Babson defeated the Cougars, 7-2. The next day, Schneider earned a 6-1, 6-1 win over Anthony Foss at number six in a 6-3 team loss to Coast Guard. Schneider then closed out the week with a 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 comeback win over Springfield's Doug Nickerson at number five as the Beavers topped the Pride, 7-2, on Saturday.
  • Men's Tennis Knocks Off Springfield, 7-2
    April 10, 2010
    The Babson College men’s tennis team defeated visiting Springfield College, 7-2 on Saturday afternoon in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match at Farwell Courts. With the win, Babson improves to 5-9 overall, 2-1 in the NEWMAC. Springfield is now 3-9 overall and 1-3 in the NEWMAC. Senior Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.) and juniors Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) and Austin Conti (Murray hill, N.J.) all finished with two wins.
  • Coast Guard Sinks Men's Tennis, 6-3
    April 07, 2010
    The Babson men's tennis team suffered a 6-3 loss at Coast Guard in a NEWMAC contest on Wednesday afternoon. With the setback, the Beavers fell to 4-9 overall and 1-1 in the conference. First-year Simeon Human and sophomore Danny Schneider both recorded singles victories for the Green and White, while sophomore Taylor Dutton and first-year Zach Ringer teamed up for a win at third doubles.
  • Men's Tennis Denies Clark, 7-2
    April 06, 2010
    The Babson College men’s tennis team earned its first New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory of the season on Tuesday, as the Beavers defeated visiting Clark University, 7-2, in the first league contest of the spring for both teams. With the victory, Babson improved to 4-8 overall, while Clark fell to 2-3. The Beavers recorded a sweep of doubles play to start the match, including 8-2 wins by senior captain Ken Lin (Cavendish Heights, Hong Kong) and junior Austin Conti (Murray Hill, N.J.) at number two and sophomore Taylor Dutton (Portland, Ore.) and first-year Zach Ringer (Minnetonka, Minn.) at three. The closest battle in doubles play took place at number one, where the Babson duo of senior captain Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.) and junior Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) edged out Clark’s tandem of first-years Diego Angel (Lima, Peru) and Harris Rollinger (Lexington, Mass.), 9-7.
  • Brandeis Too Strong For Men's And Women's Tennis
    April 01, 2010
    The Brandeis University men’s and women’s tennis teams both earned convincing victories over host Babson College on Thursday. The Brandeis women, ranked 28th in the nation, defeated the Beavers by a score of 8-1, while the men’s team topped Babson, 9-0. Babson (7-6) picked up its lone point in the women’s match at number one doubles, where the tandem of senior captain Jes Huang (Andover, Mass.) and sophomore Rebecca Stone (Dover, Mass.) edged the Judges’ top duo of first-year Faith Broderick (Washingtonville, N.Y.) and junior Rachel Rosman (Bonita Springs, Fla.), 9-7. However, Brandeis (6-5) took the remaining two doubles contests and all six singles matches, including a a 6-3, 6-0 win by Broderick at one and a 6-1, 6-1 triumph by Rosmon at two, to run away with the 8-1 victory.
  • Men's Tennis Falls To No. 12 Amherst, 8-1
    March 27, 2010
    Babson College junior Austin Conti recorded a three-set superbreaker victory at number three singles, but it wasn't enough to prevent the Beavers from falling to 12th-ranked Amherst College, 8-1, at the Boston Sports Club on Sunday afternoon. With the loss, the Beavers fell to 3-7 on the season.
  • Men's Tennis Downs Emerson, 7-2
    March 25, 2010
    The Babson College men’s tennis team defeated visiting Emerson College, 7-2, winning all three doubles matches. With the win, Babson improves to 3-6 on the season and Emerson drops to 2-2. Babson will take on Amherst this Saturday at 10am at Farwell Courts on the Babson College Campus.
  • Connecticut College Hands Men's Tennis 8-1 Loss In Orlando
    March 18, 2010
    The Babson College men's tennis team closed out its spring break trip to Florida with another tough loss on Thursday, as the Beavers fell to Connecticut College, 8-1. As a result, Babson returns home with an overall record of 2-6. Babson's lone point came at number six singles, where first-year Zach Ringer (Minnetonka, Minn.) cruised to a dominating 6-0, 6-1 victory over the Camels' Jacob Levin.
  • Berry Slips Past Men's Tennis In Orlando, 5-4
    March 16, 2010
    Berry College took two out of three doubles matches and then earned a split of singles play to defeat Babson College, 5-4, in a closely-contested non-conference men's tennis match in Florida on Tuesday. With the loss, the Beavers slipped to 2-5 on the season. Babson received wins from sophomore Taylor Dutton and first-year Zach Ringer at number three doubles, senior captain Ken Lin at third singles, senior captain Brian Lafayette at fourth singles, and sophomore Danny Schneider at sixth singles.
  • Stevens Blanks Men's Tennis, 9-0, In Orlando
    March 15, 2010
    The Babson College men's tennis team got off to a rough start on its spring break trip to Florida on Monday, as the Beavers fell to the Stevens Institute of Technology Ducks, 9-0. Junior Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) stepped up to the number one singles position for the Beavers (2-4), where he lost a tough battle with Stevens first-year Shota Tasaki (Greenwich, Conn.), 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4).
  • Men's Tennis Drops Spring Opener To Bates, 7-2
    March 05, 2010
    The Babson College men's tennis team opened the spring portion of its 2009-10 season on Friday, as the Beavers fell to visiting Bates College, 7-2, in a non-conference match played at the Boston Sports Club. With the win, the Bobcats moved to 2-1 on the year, while Babson dipped to 2-3. The Beavers received one of its points at number one doubles, where the tandem of seniors Alex Kamergorodsky (Millis, Mass.) and Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.) picked up an 8-6 win over Bates' team of Amrit Rupsinghe and Mike Reiss. Returning senior Moises Numa (Talahassee, Fla.) then earned his first win of the season at number six singles, downing the Bobcats' Ryan Mannelly in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2.
  • Tufts Surges Past Men's Tennis, 8-1
    October 09, 2009
    Tufts University won all three doubles matches and five of six singles contests to claim an 8-1 win over host Babson College in non-conference men's tennis action at the Boston Sports Club on Friday night. With the win, the Jumbos improved to 2-1 on the year, while the Beavers lost their second straight to even their record at 2-2. Babson's lone point came at number six singles, where sophomore Taylor Dutton earned his second victory in as many days, 6-4, 6-3, over Tufts' Jeff Taylor.
  • Men's Tennis Suffers First Defeat At Wesleyan, 5-4
    October 08, 2009
    The Babson College men's tennis team suffered its first loss of the season on Thursday, as the Beavers fell to host Wesleyan University in a close match, 5-4. The Cardinals remained unbeaten at 4-0 with the win, while the loss dropped Babson's record to 2-1. Babson junior Austin Conti and sophomore Taylor Dutton recorded an 8-5 win at number three doubles, but Wesleyan took the other two pairings to take a 2-1 lead in the overall match.
  • Men's Tennis Thunders Past Salve Regina, 8-1
    September 25, 2009
    The Babson College men’s tennis team remained unbeaten on the season with an impressive 8-1 victory over visiting Salve Regina University on Friday afternoon. With the win, the Beavers moved to 2-0 overall, while the Seahawks fell to 0-2. Babson opened with a sweep of doubles play, highlighted by a dominating 8-1 win by junior Austin Conti (Murray Hill, N.J.) and sophomore Taylor Dutton (Portland, Ore.) at number three. Seniors Alex Kamergorodsky (Millis, Mass.) and co-captain Brian Lafayette (Burlington, Vt.) added an 8-3 triumph at number one, while sophomore Nissim Cohen-Sabban (Chula Vista, Calif.) and junior Justin Albert (Newton, Mass.) completed the sweep with an 8-4 win at two.
  • Men's Tennis Opens With 5-4 Victory Over Roger Williams
    September 23, 2009
    Despite playing without top singles player and reigning NEWMAC Player of the Year Alex Kamergorodsky (Millis, Mass.), the Babson College men's tennis team opened it's 2009-10 season with a 5-4 victory over host Roger Williams University on Tuesday afternoon. The Hawks jumped out to an early 2-1 lead after the doubles matches, but the Beavers fought back and won four of the six singles matches on their way to the win.
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