Southern Maine Sweeps Gordon 9-0
With the win Southern Maine earns its second consecutive victory to improve to 8-4 on the season. Suffering their ninth consecutive defeat, the Fighting Scots fall to 1-16.
Caron and Ross defeated senior Gary Gaudio (Miller Place, N.Y.) and sophomore Kenny Gaudio (Miller Place, N.Y.) as the Huskies finished the doubles points ahead of Gordon 3-0. Freshmen Scott Gagne (Lewiston, Maine) and Zac Cary (Buxton, Maine/Bonny Eagle) combined for a strong 8-2 win at second doubles, while juniors Chris Hyson (Boothbay, Maine/Boothbay Region) and Jon Sproul (Bristol, Maine/Lincoln Academy) picked up an 8-3 win at third doubles.
In singles action Caron fought his way to a tough 6-4, 7-6 (7) win at the top of the order over the elder Guadio. Playing at sixth singles, Hyson defeated freshman Mike Olszak (Danvers, Mass.) 7-6 (2), 6-3.
Southern Maine travels to Salem State on Wednesday (3:30 p.m.) for a Little East Conference match. Gordon College travels to Curry College on Wednesday (3:30 p.m) for a Commonwealth Coast Conference tilt.