Bulldogs Dominate at Army Invite

Oct. 14, 2007

West Point, NY - Yale finished play at the Army Invite Sunday by winning 14 of its final 16 matches in West Point, NY. The Bulldogs won 7 of the 8 singles flights and 3 of the 4 doubles flights in the tournament.

In the top singles flight, junior Michael Caldwell finished up a perfect 3-0 with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Leo Mochizuki of St. Bonaventure. Senior captain Rory Green finished play in the third flight with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 win over Victor Lecina of St. Bonaventure. In the fourth flight, Connor Dawson finished up with a 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 win over Jonathan Luce.

Freshman Calvin Bennett concluded play in the fifth flight without dropping a set by defeating Mikhail Sudakov of St. Bonaventure 6-4, 6-0. Likewise, junior Tom Santoro finished up play in the sixth flight without dropping a set after defeating St. Bonaventure's Chris Post 6-3, 6-4. Playing in the seventh flight, sophomore Matt Schimmel came up with a straight set 6-1, 6-0 win over Tyler Reppert of St. Bonaventure to clinch the flight without losing one set.

In the top doubles flight, Caldwell and Connor Dawson won despite a 9-8 loss to St. Bonaventure's Lecina and Luce. After sweeping all three matches in the second flight, Green and Jeff Dawson won that bracket. Schimmel and Santoro won the fourth doubles flight, winning all three matches they played.

Complete Results
Singles

Flight 1 - Winner: Michael Caldwell (Yale): 3-0
Phil Muhawi (Army) def. Leo Mochizuki (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-1
Michael Caldwell (Yale) def. Phil Muhawi (Army): 3-6, 7-6, (1-0)
Michael Caldwell (Yale) def. Sebastian Dietz (Binghamton): 7-5, 2-6, (1-0)
Sebastian Dietz (Binghamton) def. Leo Mochizuki (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-4
Michael Caldwell (Yale) def. Leo Mochizuki (St. Bonaventure): 6-2, 6-4
Sebastian Dietz (Binghamton) def. Phil Muhawi (Army): 4-6, 6-3, 6-1

Flight 2 - Winner: Faisal Mohamed (Binghamton): 3-0
Eddie Kang (Army) def. Diego Valdenegro (St. Bonaventure): 3-6, 7-5, (10-0)
Jeff Dawson (Yale) def. Eddie Kang (Army): 6-3, 6-7, (8-2)
Faisal Mohamed (Binghamton) def. Jeff Dawson (Yale): 7-6, 6-4
Faisal Mohamed (Binghamton) def. Diego Valdenegro (St. Bonaventure): 4-6, 7-5, (10-8)
Jeff Dawson (Yale) def. Diego Valdenegro (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 2-6, 6-2
Faisal Mohamed (Binghamton) def. Eddie Kang (Army): 4-6, 6-0, 6-0

Flight 3 - Winner: Rory Green (Yale): 3-0
Sean Harris (Army) def. Victor Lecina (St. Bonaventure): 6-4, 6-1
Rory Green (Yale) def. Sean Harris (Army): 7-6, 6-0
Rory Green (Yale) def. Moshe Levy (Binghamton): 7-6, 2-6, (1-0)
Moshe Levy (Binghamton) def. Victor Lecina (St. Bonaventure): 6-0, 7-6
Rory Green (Yale) def. Victor Lecina (St. Bonaventure): 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Moshe Levy (Binghamton) def. Sean Harris (Army): 7-5, 6-2

Flight 4 - Winner: Connor Dawson (Yale): 3-0
Jonathan Luce (St. Bonaventure) def. Jordan Girdley (Army): 7-5, 3-6, (10-3)
Connor Dawson (Yale) def. Jordan Girdley (Army): 6-3, 3-6, (10-3)
Connor Dawson (Yale) def. Sven Vloedgraven (Binghamton): 4-6, 6-4, (1-0)
Jonathan Luce (St. Bonaventure) def. Sven Vloedgraven (Binghamton): 4-6, 7-5 (10-8)
Connor Dawson (Yale) def. Jonathan Luce (St. Bonaventure): 2-6, 6-2, 6-4
Sven Vloedgraven (Binghamton) def. Jordan Girdley (Army): 6-2, 6-3

Flight 5 - Winner: Calvin Bennett (Yale): 3-0
Mikhail Sudakov (St. Bonaventure) def. Charles Mullenger (Army): 7-5, 6-4
Calvin Bennett (Yale) def. Josh Krieter (Army): 6-0, 6-0
Calvin Bennett (Yale) def. Jon Bonnet (Binghamton): 6-3, 6-1
Mikhail Sudakov (St. Bonaventure) def. Jon Bonnet (Binghamton): 6-1, 6-2
Calvin Bennett (Yale) def. Mikhail Sudakov (St. Bonaventure): 6-4, 6-0
Evan Algier (Binghamton) def. Charles Mullenger (Army): 6-3, 7-5

Flight 6 - Winner: Tom Santoro (Yale): 3-0
Bruno Lucivero (Army) def. Chris Post (St. Bonaventure): 6-4, 3-6, (10-8)
Tom Santoro (Yale) def. Bruno Lucivero (Army): 7-6, 6-0
Tom Santoro (Yale) def. Reina Kohtake (Binghamton): 6-1, 6-1
Chris Post (St. Bonaventure) def. Reina Kohtake (Binghamton): 6-1, 4-6, (10-7)
Tom Santoro (Yale) def. Chris Post (St. Bonaventure): 6-3, 6-4
Andreas Danielsson (Binghamton) def. Bruno Lucivero (Army): 7-5, 6-2

Flight 7 - Winner: Matt Schimmel (Yale): 3-0
Johnny Lucero (Army) def. Tyler Reppert (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-3
Matt Schimmel (Yale) def. Johnny Lucero (Army): 6-2, 6-0
Matt Schimmel (Yale) def. Evan Algier (Binghamton): 6-3, 6-2
Evan Algier (Binghamton) def. Tyler Reppert (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-2
Matt Schimmel (Yale) def. Tyler Reppert (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-0
Johnny Lucero (Army) def. Reina Kohtake (Binghamton): 6-4, 7-6

Flight 8 - Winner: Andreas Danielsson (Binghamton): 2-0 in flight 8, 1-0 in flight 6
Tripp Johnson (Army) def. Antonio Farias (St. Bonaventure): 6-4, 6-3
Ryan Berman (Yale) def. Tripp Johnson (Army): 6-1, 6-2
Andreas Danielsson (Binghamton) def. Ryan Berman (Yale): 6-4, 6-1
Andreas Danielsson (Binghamton) def. Antonio Farias (St. Bonaventure): 6-1, 6-2
Ryan Berman (Yale) def. Antonio Farias (St. Bonaventure): 6-2, 6-0
Jon Bonnet (Binghamton) def. Tripp Johnson (Army): 6-3, 7-5

Doubles

Flight 1 - Winners: Caldwell / C. Dawson (Yale) (based on games won)
Caldwell / C.Dawson (Yale) def. Muhawi / Kang (Army): 8-5
Dietz / Mohamed (Binghamton) def. Luce / Lecina (St. Bonaventure): 8-3
Lecina / Luce (St. Bonaventure) def. Caldwell / C. Dawson (Yale): 9-8
Lecina / Luce (St. Bonaventure) def. Girdley / Johnson (Army): 8-3
Dietz / Mohamed (Binghamton) def. Girdley / Johnson (Army): 8-5
Caldwell / C. Dawson (Yale) def. Dietz / Mohamed (Binghamton): 9-8

Flight 2 - Winners: Green / J. Dawson (Yale): 3-0
Green / J.Dawson (Yale) def. Girdley / Johnson (Army): 8-3
Levy / Vloedgraven (Binghamton) def. Mochizuki / Post (St. Bonaventure): 8-2
Green / J. Dawson (Yale) def. Post / Mochizuki (St. Bonaventure): 9-8
Post / Mochizuki (St. Bonaventure) def. Harris / Krieter (Army): 8-1
Levy / Vloedgraven (Binghamton) def. Harris / Krieter (Army): 8-2
Green / J. Dawson (Yale) def. Levy / Vloedgraven (Binghamton): 8-3

Flight 3 - Winners: Lucivero / Lucero (Army) (based on head to head tie-break)
Bennett / Abergel (Yale) def. Mullenger / Lucivero (Army): 8-4
Valdenegro / Sudakov (St. Bonaventure) def. Algier / Kohtake (Binghamton): 8-6
Valdenegro / Sudakov (St. Bonaventure) def. Bennett / Abergel (Yale): 9-7
Lucivero / Lucero (Army) def. Valdenegro / Sudakov (St. Bonaventure): 9-7
Lucivero / Lucero (Army) def. Bonnet / Danielsson (Binghamton): 8-5
Bennett / Abergel (Yale) def. Algier / Kohtake (Binghamton): 8-2

Flight 4 - Winners: Santoro / Schimmel (Yale): 3-0
Santoro / Schimmel (Yale) def. Magerkurth / Kuwamoto (Army): 8-5
Danielsson / Bonnet (Binghamton) def. Reppert / Farias (St. Bonaventure): 8-6
Santoro / Schimmel (Yale) def. Farias / Reppert (St. Bonaventure): 8-1
Farias / Reppert (St. Bonaventure def. Kuwamoto / Magerkurth (Army): 8-5
Magerkurth / Kuwamoto (Army) def. Algier / Kohtake (Binghamton): 8-5
Santoro / Schimmel (Yale) def. Bonnet / Danielsson (Binghamton): 9-7

Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity