#Seawolves fall to Binghamton in America East Championship final

Sophomore Marcelo Locatelli

April 27, 2014

Columbia, Md. - Making its first appearance in the America East Championship finals since 2009, the Stony Brook men's tennis team fell to Binghamton, 4-0, Sunday at the Wilde Lake Tennis Club.

The Seawolves, who were seeded third, were down 1-0 after losing the doubles point. The Bearcats won 8-3 at No. 2 and 8-4 at No. 4 to capture the point.

Binghamton won singles flights at No. 1, 4 and 6. Sophomore Marcelo Locatelli (Londrina, Brazil) did not finish his match, but was tied a set with Eliott Hureau at No. 5.

Sophomore Jose Morales (Brandenton, Fla.) won the first set, 6-4, over Robin Lesage at the time the other flights completed.

Stony Brook finished the season 12-7.

No. 1 Binghamton 4, No. 3 Stony Brook 0
1. Maisin/Nambi (BU) vs. Felisa/Morales (SBU) 4-5 (DNF)
2. Hureau/Burri (BU) def. Termat/Hoffman (SBU) 8-3
3. Hazarika/Dinia (BU) def. Locatelli/Degani (SBU) 8-4

1. Sid Hazarika (BU) def. Alexandre Felisa (SBU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Raphael Termat (SBU) vs. Alex Maisin (BU) 3-6, 1-5 (DNF)
3. Jose Morales (SBU) vs. Robin Lesage (BU) 6-4, 0-1 (DNF)
4. Ismael Dinia (BU) def. Tyler Hoffman (SBU) 6-2, 6-2
5. Marcelo Locatelli (SBU) vs. Eliott Hureau (BU) 6-4, 0-6 (DNF)
6. Florian van Kann (BU) def. Brandon Stone (SBU) 6-0, 6-1