Harvard Tops Yale 6-3 In Battle For Ivy Title

Feb. 12, 2005

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - In a battle for the Ivy League title, second-ranked Harvard edged third-ranked Yale 6-3 before a big crowd at the Murr Center. The Bulldogs got victories from Nick Chirls at No. 5, Ho Ming Chiu at No. 8 and Joseph Samuel at No. 9.

The Bulldogs conclude the dual-match portion of the schedule on Tuesday at Amherst.

Individual results:
#1 position: Siddharth Suchde, Harvard vs Julian Illingworth, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-7,9-0,10-8.
#2 position: Will Broadbent, Harvard vs Joshua Schwartz, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-7,9-1,9-5.
#3 position: Ilan Oren, Harvard vs Moshe Sarfaty, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-3,9-1,9-4.
#4 position: Michael Blumberg, Harvard vs Gavin Cumberbatch, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-3,9-3,9-1.
#5 position: Nick Chirls, Yale vs Jason DeLierre, Harvard . Yale won with scores of 9-6,9-3,(10-9),9-6.
#6 position: Asher Hochberg, Harvard vs William Rees, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-4,9-1,9-4.
#7 position: Garnett Booth, Harvard vs Christopher Wyant, Yale . Harvard won with scores of 9-1,9-5,9-6.
#8 position: Ho Ming Chiu, Yale vs Mihir Sheth, Harvard . Yale won with scores of 9-5,9-1,10-8.
#9 position: Joseph Samuel, Yale vs Chessin Gertler, Harvard. Yale won with scores of 10-9,9-6,(9-5),9-4.