Senior Joni Otto-Bernstein clinched the victory for Deerfield in the final home match of the 2018 season, as Deerfield defeated Suffield 7-0 for their seventh straight win. Suffield drops to 5-7 with the loss.
In doubles play, Otto-Bernstein and Arthur Yao got things started with a 6-1 victory. Deerfield clinched the doubles point when the new team of Alfi Auersperg and Cosmo Hunt took a 6-2 decision at the top spot.
DA gave up only eight games in singles action, including victories from senior captains Matthew Wuyan and Gideon Yektai.
Deerfield is back in action on Wednesday at Cheshire, and eagerly awaits this weekend’s tournament draw. Updates will continue on Twitter, @deerfieldtennis, for the remainder of the season.
Deerfield 7, Suffield 0
Alfi Auersperg/Cosmo Hunt (D) d. Andrew Zielinski/Ben Bonavire 6-2
Deepak Pathapati/Adrian Yao (D) d. Leo Hoermann/Colter Rule 6-2
Arthur Yao/Joni Otto-Bernstein (D) d. Augi Hoermann/Milan Ghosh 6-1
Auersperg (D) d. L. Hoermann 6-1, 6-0
Wuyan (D) d. Zielinski 6-2, 6-0
Yektai (D) d. Bonavire 6-2, 6-2
Pathapati (D) d. Max Shlafstein 6-0, 6-1
Ar. Yao (D) d. Rule 6-0, 6-0
Otto-Bernstein (D) d. A. Hoermann 6-0, 6-0
Order of finish: Doubles 3,1,2; Singles 4,5,6,2,1,3