Yale Completes Second Day at Princeton-Farnsworth

Joel Samaha. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

New Haven, Conn. – Yale completed the second day of the Princeton-Farnsworth Invitational, with sophomore Marc Powers and the doubles team of freshmen Zachary Dean and Tommy Ratchford advancing to finals of their respective draws.

In the A singles draw, Powers defeated Penn State's Jason Lee 6-2, 6-3 before beating Penn's Eugen Brazdil 6-2, 6-1.  In Sunday's final, Powers will face Penn State's Eddie Bourchier.

In C doubles, the Dean/Ratchford team topped FDU's Hemy/Devaux-Lovell 8-4 duo to advance to Sunday's final, where they will face the Kalanin/Hove pairing from Buffalo.

In the B singles draw, junior Joel Samaha won his second round match against Cornell's Mirza Klis 6-3, 6-2 before falling to Penn State's Taylor Cohen 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinals. 

 

report filed by Alex Milvae '12, Yale Sports Publicity