No. 75 Tigers Nip Bulldogs 4-3

No. 75 Tigers Nip Bulldogs 4-3

April 7, 2007

New Haven, CT - For the second straight day, Yale (6-9, 0-2) came up just short 4-3 at home to an Ivy rival. The Bulldogs fell to the Tigers (9-5, 2-1) Saturday despite winning the doubles point.

A day after winning matches at No. 1, 2 and 3 singles, the Bulldogs lost all three of these matches. Senior Brandon Wai fell to Peter Capkovic at No. 1 singles after winning the first set 7-6 (6). Junior Rory Green battled back at No. 4 singles after losing the first set to win the next two. Playing at No. 6 singles, Matt Schimmel came away with a victory over Ted Mabrey.

The Bulldogs won the doubles point in the match.

Next weekend Yale travels to New York to take on Columbia and Cornell.

Report filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity