April 18, 2012

Terriers edge Lyndon

LYNDON CENTER, Vt. — Thomas upped its overall record to 4-6 with a 5-4 win over Lyndon. The loss drops the Hornets to 2-6 overall.

In doubles play, Eric Morin and Tom Bird defeated Mike Howard (Rocky Hill, Conn.) and John Corey  (Bennington, Vt.) 8-3 in the first flight and the Lyndon tandem of  Tyler Schofield (Middleboro, Mass.) and Daniel Weiner (Wells, Maine) beat Malcolm Neville and Matt Bolstridge 8-6 in second doubles.

Lyndon's Armando D'Leon (St. Johnsbury, Vt.) and Sean McKay (Littleton, N.H.) topped Gershom Renee and Jesse Peaslee 8-3 in the third flight to close out doubles play.

In No. 1 singles action, Morin downed Howard 6-4, 6-1 and Neville earned a hard-fought 2-6, 6-0, 7-5 win over Schofield in No. 2 singles. In third flight singles, D'Leon defeated Bird 6-2, 7-5 before Renee defeated Corey 1-6, 6-1 and 6-4 in the fourth flight.

Weiner beat Bolstridge 6-3, 6-0 and Peaslee turned back Lyndon's Wildens Fils (Stamford, Conn.)  6-4, 6-3 in fifth and sixth flight singles respectively.