Arthur Yao and Cosmo Hunt both recorded the first singles wins of their career as Deerfield beat Kingswood Oxford 6-1 at home on Wednesday. With the win, Deerfield moves to 1-1 on the season.
Hunt, Deepak Pathapati, and Gideon Yektai were all two-time winners on the day. Hunt and Yektai clinched the doubles point with an 8-4 win in the second position, while Pathapati and Adrian Yao got things started with an 8-3 win in the third position.
Senior Matthew Wuyan clinched the victory for Deerfield with a tight win in the second singles spot. Kingswood’s point came from a terrific match in the first singles spot, where Luke Riemann bested Alfi Auersperg in a super tiebreaker.
Auersperg and Wuyan fell in a tiebreaker at first doubles.
Deerfield hosts Taft at home this Saturday. Updates will continue to come on Twitter, @deerfieldtennis.
Deerfield 6, Kingswood Oxford 1
Luke Riemann/William Appleton (K) d. Alfi Auersperg/Matthew Wuyan 8-7 (5)
Gideon Yektai/Cosmo Hunt (D) d. Adam Na/Adam Sonntag 8-4
Deepak Pathapati/Adrian Yao (D) d. Max-William Kanz/Avi Shastri 8-3
Riemann (K) d. Auersperg 6-2, 4-6, 10-6
Wuyan (D) d. Appleton 6-2, 7-6 (7)
Yektai (D) d. Na 6-1, 6-2
Pathapati (D) d. Kanz 6-3, 6-3
Hunt (D) d. Shastri 6-3, 5-7, 10-6
Arthur Yao (D) d. Jaden Weinstein 6-1, 6-1
Order of finish: Doubles 3,2,1, Singles 6,3,2,4,5,1