of the Week
Hillsborough, NJ (Hillsborough)
Senior Steven Wu of NYU won both his singles matches, including a key upset, to lead the Violets past 25th-ranked Skidmore College. He did not drop a game in defeating his opponent from Drew University on Thursday and then toppled the top-ranked player in the Northeast Region and the third-ranked player nationally, 6-2, 6-2 as NYU edged Skidmore 5-4. Wu teamed with Aaron Meltzer for an 8-1 win at first doubles against Drew.
Other Outstanding Performances
Michael Secular (Brandeis) won 7-6 (9-7), 2-6, 6-4 at fifth singles to close out the Judges’ win over Vassar College. He teamed with Brian Granoff to win 8-1 at third doubles… Will Drougas (CWRU) finished 4-0 at singles and doubles to lead the Spartans past Wabash College and Allegheny College. He recorded wins at first and second singles, and teamed with John Healey to defeat Allegheny’s regionally ranked doubles tandem at first doubles. The Spartans improved to 4-2 in dual matches with 8-1 wins against Wabash and Allegheny… NYU opened the spring with a pair of victories, winning four of six singles matches to upset 25th-ranked Skidmore College.