Johns Hopkins splits double-header
No. 4 Blue Jays blast Dickinson, fall against No. 29 Bates
BALTIMORE -- No. 4 Johns Hopkins got mixed results on Sunday with a 9-0 win at Dickinson, but a 7-2 loss at home to 29th-ranked Bates. The Blue Jays are now 5-4 overall and 2-0 in the Centennial Conference.
In Carlisle, Hopkins lost at total of just 17 games between singles and doubles en route to the 9-0 win. It is the Blue Jays' 19th consecutive win against the Red Devils. Morgan Dauer and David Greenbaum rolled to an 8-0 win at third doubles against Jon Brittin and David London.
Ed Corty and German Gonzalez then earned an 8-1 win against Erik Dinardo and Hunter Dewing-Hommes at second. Jeff Kamei and Sam Weissler wrapped up doubles with an 8-3 win at first against Will Golinkin and Franco Mena.
In singles, Hopkins swept each match in straight sets. Dauer picked up the Blue Jays' fourth point of the match with a 6-0, 6-1 win against Dixon Blue at second. Weissler then clinched the win for Hopkins as he beat Golinkin 6-3, 6-1 at first.
Gonzalez followed with a 6-2, 6-1 win against London at sixth. Greenbaum pushed the Blue Jays' lead to seven with a 6-1, 6-1 win at fifth against Brittin. While Kamei earned a 6-3, 6-1 win against Mena at third. Corty closed out the match with a 6-2, 6-1 win against Ari Blask at third.
Back in Baltimore, the Bobcats jumped out to a 3-0 lead after doubles. Matt Bettles and Robert Crampton won 8-4 at first doubles against Jacob Barnaby and Warren Elgort.
Tim Berg and Pierre Planche beat Tanner Brown and Erik Lim 8-3 at second. And at third, Kyle DeSisto and Peter Yanofsky won 8-5 against Ben Hwang and Noah Joachim.
In singles play, Hopkins earned wins at fourth and sixth. Berg was a 7-6, 6-2 winner at first against Brown. While at second, Bettles beat Hwang 6-3, 6-2. Crampton won at third, 6-1, 7-6 against Jensen Reiter.
Elgort lost just two games in a 6-2, 6-0 win at fourth against Jeffrey Beaton. And Joachim won 6-4, 6-2 at sixth against DeSisto. The only match decided in three sets, Plance rallied for a 6-7, 7-5, 6-2 win at fifth against Lim.