Purdue Sneaks Past Yale 4-3

 

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coming off a tough loss against Boston College on Saturday, the Yale men fell to Purdue on Sunday 4-3 at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center at Yale.

Sophomore Marc Powers, who has recovered from his injury on Saturday, defeated Szymon Tatarczyk at No. 1 singles (6-2, 6-4). Sophomore John Huang also won at No. 2 singles, defeating No. 124 Krisztian Krocsko in three sets (7-6, 3-6, 7-6). Yale earned its third win of the match through the doubles point, winning two out of three matches. At No. 1, Powers and classmate Daniel Hoffman defeated Mark Kovacs and Krisztian Krocsko (8-6). The Bulldogs at No. 2 doubles, junior Joel Samaha and Huang, also won their match against Purdue's Aaron Dujovne and Pawel Poziomski (8-5).

At No. 3 singles, Hoffman played an even match against Mark Kovacs, coming back to win the second set after bringing the first set to 7-5. Hoffman lost in three sets (7-5,4-6,6-3).  At No. 5 singles, Samaha also lost a tough three-set match after winning the first set 6-0.

The Bulldogs look next to William and Mary (Thursday at 1p.m.) and Army (Sunday at 2p.m.) Yale will host both events at the Cullman-Heyman tennis center.

 Report by Courtney Kaplan '13, Yale Sports Publicity
 
 

 Position

 Yale University

 Purdue University

 Winner

 Score

 #1 Singles

 Marc Powers

 Szymon Tatarczyk

 Yale University

 6-2, 6-4

 #2 Singles

 John Huang

 #124 Krisztian Krocsko

 Yale University

 7-6, 3-6, 7-6

 #3 Singles

 Daniel Hoffman

 Mark Kovacs

 Purdue University

 7-5, 4-6, 6-3

 #4 Singles

 Erik Blumenkranz

 Eric Ramos

 Purdue University

 7-5, 6-2

 #5 Singles

 Joel Samaha

 Aaron Dujovne

 Purdue University

 0-6, 6-3, 6-4

 #6 Singles

 Jordan Abergel

 Pawel Poziomski

 Purdue University

 6-4, 7-6

 #1 Doubles

 Daniel Hoffman
 Marc Powers

 Mark Kovacs
 Krisztian Krocsko

 Yale University

 8-6

 #2 Doubles

 Joel Samaha
 John Huang

 Aaron Dujovne
 Pawel Poziomski

 Yale University

 8-5

 #3 Doubles

 Erik Blumenkranz
 Patrick Chase

 Eric Ramos
 Szymon Tatarczyk

 Purdue University

 8-5

 
 

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