Historic Day For Bowdoin Tennis Teams as Polar Bears Advance to NCAA Semifinals

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For the first time in their respective program histories, the Bowdoin men’s and women’s tennis teams advanced to the NCAA Semifinals with wins Monday in Kalamazoo, Mich.

Both teams will play Tuesday for trips to the national championship matches Wednesday.

Men’s Tennis: In one of the most improbable comebacks in Bowdoin tennis history, the Polar Bear men’s tennis team rallied from a 3-0 deficit following doubles play to shock Johns Hopkins, 5-4, in the Quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Tournament Monday morning. Read the recap | view photos

Women’s Tennis: The Bowdoin women’s tennis team jumped out to an early 3-0 lead following doubles play and held on for a 5-1 NCAA Quarterfinal win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Monday evening. Read the recap | view photos

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