2014, 2015, 2016 LEC Champions

Thomas Sweeps Southern Maine 9-0

Thomas Sweeps Southern Maine 9-0


WATERVILLE, Maine  –  Leading from the top of the doubles lineup the Thomas College Terrier Tandem of Ryan Chasse (Fort Kent, Maine) and Kaleb Payson (Lamoine, Mine) earned an 8-1 win over the University of Southern Maine Huskies' duo sophomore Adam Papayoanou (Valencia, Calif./Hart) and junior captain Matt Henderson 8-1 to pace the Terriers to a 9-0 win over USM in a non-conference men's tennis match Wednesday afternoon at the Harold Alfond Athletic Center.

            With the win, Thomas extends its win-streak to six matches and improves to 10-4 on the season.  Southern Maine dips to 1-6 overall.  The Terriers earned wins in each of the two meetings this season over USM.

            Up 3-0 after doubles, TC went on to claim all six singles points.  Senior Kevin Dowling (Stamford, Vermont/McCann Technical) dropped a hard-fought 6-3, 7-5 decision at fifth singles to TC's Christo Naranja (Fort Kent, Maine).  

            Southern Maine returns to conference action this Saturday (12:00 pm) and will host Western Connecticut.


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