Middlebury 4, Amherst 0

May 7, 2005

Middlebury has advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals for the third consecutive season, after a 4-0 win over Amherst in an NCAA Regional Final in Middlebury. The defending NCAA Champions will return to action on May 18-20th at UC-Santa Cruz in the NCAA Quarterfinals.

The Panthers started off on the right foot with convincing wins in all three doubles matches. Middlebury kept up the strong play in singles action, winning the first set in five of six matches. Ari Beilin was a winner, as was Salih Unsal before Nate Edmunds victory sealed the 4-0 win.

Brian Waldron (M) vs. Josh Rilla (A) 7-6 (6), 5-0 DNF
Ari Beilin (M) def. Danny Babkes (A) 6-2, 6-1
Nate Edmunds (M) def. Lenny Lepner (A) 6-2, 6-4
George Mayer (M) vs. Michael Mintz (A) 6-4, 1-3 DNF
Salih Unsal (M) def. Max Rettig (A) 6-0, 6-2
Alex Scott (M) vs. Geoff Schwartz (A) 4-6, 4-4 DNF

Doubles George Mayer/Justin Ingoglia (M) def. Josh Rilla/Danny Babkes (A) 8-3
Alex Scott/Ari Beilin (M) def. Lenny Lepner/Geoff Schwartz (A) 8-2
Brian Waldron/Nate Edmunds (M) def. Michael Mintz/Jeff Lawrence (A) 8-3

--Courtesy Middlebury