Cards Open Fall Season at Wheaton Invitational with Three Titles out of Four Brackets


Wesleyan joined host Wheaton, Holy Cross and Colby-Sawyer in the four-team Wheaton Invitational Sun., Sept. 16. Each team entered two singles and two doubles competitors and the Cardinals came away with three champions and a runner-up. Michael Frank '08 (photo) took a pair of straight-set victories at number-two singles for a title while the tandems of Matt O'Connell '09 and Jaafar Rizvi '09 at number one and Max Schenkein '08 and Alejandro Alvarado '09 at number two each won twice to secure titles. Pauri Pandian '08 went 1-1 at first doubles for second place. The team begins its fall dual-match season Wed., Sept. 19 at Springfield College.