FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Fairfield University men's tennis team dropped a close 4-3 decision to the Boston University Terriers on Saturday afternoon at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center.
The Terriers jumped out to a 1-0 lead after taking two doubles matches to earn the always important doubles point. At the No. 3 doubles spot, Ethan Ammon and Dylan Appel picked up a 7-5 win, but both No. 1 and No. 2 fell by a score of 6-3.
In singles action, Fairfield grabbed three wins against the Terriers. At No. 1, Brad Orban collected a 6-2, 6-1 win. Anthony Caputo picked up a three set win at No. 2 (6-3, 3-6, 10-7) and Jeffrey Rodgers played in the third spot, earning a 2-6, 6-3, 10-6 win.
The Stags take to the courts next on Thursday in Storrs for a matchup with the UConn Huskies at noon.