Men's Tennis Set For Weekend Action At Nichols

Chris Brosnan

Overall Record: 0-0 (0-0 PL); Last Week: 0-0
Scoreboard: At Stonehill Double Tournament, No Team Scores, Easton, Mass., 9/10

Schedule: Saturday, Sept. 17 at Nichols, Dudley, Mass., 9:30 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17 vs. Assumption, Dudley, Mass., 12:30 p.m.

  • The Holy Cross men's tennis team continues its fall slate on Saturday, Sept. 17 when it plays in the Nichols Invitational. Competition begins at 9:30 a.m. in Dudley, Mass. on the Nichols Tennis Courts against Nichols. The day's competition continues at 12:30 against Assumption on the Nichols Tennis Courts.
  • Holy Cross last played Nichols in its 2009-2010 season, winning the match 6-3. Current seniors Chris Das (Melrose, Mass) and Ajeya Shekar (Shrewsbury, Mass.) won matches as sophomores as the respective No. 4 and No. 5 singles players.
  • The last time that Holy Cross played Assumption was on Sept. 28, 2006, at Assumption. Assumption won by a score of 9-0. The Greyhounds will play their first match of the fall on Thursday, Sept. 15 before playing against the Crusaders.
  • On Saturday, Sept. 10, Holy Cross played in the Stonehill Doubles Tournament. Senior Tim Regan (Rockville Centre, N.Y.) and junior Jeff Paadre (Sutton, Mass.) won their flight D bracket, playing together for the first time in their Holy Cross careers. Shekar and junior Scot Brownell (Plymouth, Mass.) also won the flight C bracket, teaming up for just the second time together.