Oct. 9, 2005
Easton, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's tennis team took fourth place overall in the Stonehill Invitational over the past weekend. The highlight of the weekend was the Crusaders advancing to the finals of third singles, only to fall to Stonehill.
After dropping the first round of the second singles competition, the Crusaders won the consolation bracket by taking two straight matches. They defeated Coly Sawyer in the consolation final. Holy Cross reached the semifinals in first singles, fourth singles and the doubles brackets.
Holy Cross def. Connecticut College 6-0, 6-1
Stonehill def. Holy Cross 6-7(4), 7-6(5), 10-7
Connecticut College def. Holy Cross 7-5, 4-6, 12-10
Holy Cross def. Roger Williams 8-2
Holy Cross def. Colby Sawyer 8-2
Holy Cross def. Merrimack 6-3, 6-1
Roger Williams def. Holy Cross 7-5, 6-2
Holy Cross def. Coast Guard 6-3, 6-0
Stonehill def. Holy Cross 6-0, 6-0
Holy Cross def. Merrimack 8-5
Stonehill def. Holy Cross 8-5