Tennis, Boys: Varsity defeats Williston

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Senior Matthew Wuyan continued his winning streak, bringing his dual match singles record to 8-1 while clinching his second match in a row, and Arthur Yao was again flawless in singles as Deerfield swept Williston 7-0 on Monday. Deerfield is now 6-3 on the season, while Williston is 7-2.

Yao extended his winning streak to five matches with his second 6-0, 6-0 victory in three days. Gideon Yektai was nearly perfect at third singles, and Alfi Auersperg caught fire as he took down a talented opponent in Kenny Wang. Cosmo Hunt and Deepak Pathapati rounded out the singles lineup.

Deerfield again played superb doubles to clinch the doubles point, with Yektai and Hunt getting a quick win in the second position. Although Auersperg and Wuyan fell in a tiebreaker at first doubles, Pathapati and Adrian Yao had already secured the doubles point with their victory.

Deerfield takes on Hotchkiss at home on Wednesday. Updates will continue on Twitter, @deerfieldtennis.

Deerfield 7, Williston 0

Kenny Wang/Ethan Dursht (W) d. Alfi Auersperg/Matthew Wuyan 7-6

Gideon Yektai/Cosmo Hunt (D) d. Nithish Raja/Joey Robbins 6-0

Deepak Pathapati/Adrian Yao (D) d. Joey Nolte/Nikhil Sierros 6-1

Auersperg (D) d. Wang 6-2, 6-0

Wuyan (D) d. Sierros 6-3, 6-1

Yektai (D) d. Dursht 6-0, 6-1

Pathapati (D) d. Raja 6-4, 6-2

Hunt (D) d. Nolte 6-3, 6-2

Arthur Yao (D) d. Robbins 6-0, 6-0

Order of finish: Doubles 3,1,2; Singles 6,3,2,4,5,1