Hoffman and Powers Knocked out of ITA - All American

Marc Powers. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)
Marc Powers. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

TULSA, Okla. - Juniors Daniel Hoffman and Marc Powers came up just short against Tulsa's Clifford Marsland and Ashley Watling in the second round of the ITA All-American Tournament on Friday. Hoffman and Powers played well, and forced the eight-game pro-set into a tiebreak (9-8 (4)). Marsland and Watling are the No. 4 seeded team in the tournament. Hoffman and Powers defeated  Peter Kobelt and Connor Smith, the No. 16 ranked team in the nation, from Ohio State in the first round.

This concludes the Yale men's tennis team run at the All-American Tournament, in which all five Bulldogs who qualified won their first round match.

Complete results can be found here.


report issued by Courtney Kaplan '13, Yale Sports Publicity