Men's Tennis Sweeps Weekly NEWMAC Awards

April 29, 2008

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Following MIT's 10th straight NEWMAC Championship Title, Kevin Pang was voted the Singles Player of the Week as Jonathan Farm and Peden Nichols were tabbed for the Doubles Team of the Week. The awards are the first for all three players this season.

Pang dropped only two games en route to a pair of No. 2 singles victories at the NEWMAC Championship Tournament this past weekend. He defeated James Little of Wheaton, 6-0, 6-1, in a semifinal pairing. Against Babson's Ben Edick in the title match, Pang posted a 6-1, 6-0 decision.

The No. 3 doubles team of Nichols and Farm went undefeated on Saturday as well. The pair topped Harry Altman and Cullen Garrity, 8-4, in semifinal action. The duo followed this up by edging out Alex Kamergorodsky and Brian Lafayette, 8-5, in the championship.