Dartmouth Tops Yale 4-3
HANOVER, N.H. - Following a 5-2 loss against Harvard on Friday, the Yale men's tennis team (9-12, 1-5 Ivy) lost 4-3 to the Dartmouth Big Green (13-6, 4-2 Ivy) on Sunday.
After winning the doubles point with wins at No. 2 and No. 3, Dartmouth went up 3-0 with wins at No. 5 and No. 6. Next, junior Erik Blumenkranz earned a point for the Bulldogs with a straight-set win at No. 4 (7-6 (5), 6-1). However, the Big Green clinched the match with a three-set win at No. 1 over sophomore John Huang.
Even so, Yale won two of the remaining matches in three sets. Sophomores Marc Powers and Daniel Hoffman at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, won their matches in third-set tiebreakers.
The Bulldogs will conclude their season against Brown on Saturday at 2 p.m.
|#1 Singles||Michael Laser||John Huang||Dartmouth College||6-2, 2-6, 6-1|
|#2 Singles||Xander Centenari||Marc Powers||Yale University||6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (7)|
|#3 Singles||Curtis Roby||Daniel Hoffman||Yale University||6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (2)|
|#4 Singles||Chris Ho||Erik Blumenkranz||Yale University||7-6 (5), 6-1|
|#5 Singles||Brandon DeBot||Joel Samaha||Dartmouth College||6-2, 3-6, 6-2|
|#6 Singles||W. Stephen Greif||Jordan Abergel||Dartmouth College||7-6 (5), 6-3|
|#1 Doubles|| Michael Laser
| Daniel Hoffman
|#2 Doubles|| W. Stephen Greif
| Erik Blumenkranz
|#3 Doubles|| Cameron Ghorbani
Alex de Chatellus
| Calvin Bennett