Connor Dawson Wins Connecticut State Championships
Oct. 27, 2008
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Junior Connor Dawson won the Connecticut State Championships singles draw Sunday with two victories at the Yale hosted tournament. The doubles team of Connor Dawson and sophomore Calvin Bennett won the Connecticut State Championships doubles draw.
Dawson defeated teammate senior Tom Santoro in the finals to win the Championships. Dawson made it to the finals with a 6-1, 7-6 victory over UConn's Andrew Marcus. Santoro made it to the finals with a 7-6, 6-7, 1-0 (6) win over teammate Josh Lederman.
In the doubles draw, Dawson and Bennett defeated teammates Lederman and Ryan Berman 8-5 to claim the championship.
Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity