February 26, 2011

Yale Tops Fairleigh Dickinson 7-0

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Recovering from two tough losses at the ECAC Division I Team Championship, the Yale Men's Tennis Team bounced back to a 7-0 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday morning. The Bulldogs swept all six singles matches without dropping a single set, and captured the doubles point as well with a perfect 3-0 doubles record.

Yale's victory boosts the team to a 3-4 record for the spring season, and sets the Bulldogs up for an afternoon match against Marist. The Bulldogs will play the singles matches against Marist at 3p.m. on Saturday, and conclude the match against Marist on Sunday morning at 9a.m. with the doubles. Yale will also compete against Stony Brook at 10 a.m. on Sunday.

report by Courtney Kaplan '13, Yale Sports Publicity

 

 #1 Singles  Marc Powers  Ibrahim Shams  Yale University  7-6, 6-4
 #2 Singles  John Huang  Dominic Hemy  Yale University  6-3, 6-2
 #3 Singles  Daniel Hoffman  Peter Skvarka  Yale University  6-4, 6-4
 #4 Singles  Erik Blumenkranz  Yuri Gricheno  Yale University  6-4, 6-1
 #5 Singles  Jordan Abergel  Mark Hemy  Yale University  6-4, 6-3
 #6 Singles  Tommy Ratchford  Marco Jemersic  Yale University  6-3, 7-5
 #1 Doubles  Marc Powers
 Erik Blumenkranz
 Dominic Hemy
 Ibrahim Shams
 Yale University  8-5
 #2 Doubles  Calvin Bennett
 Joel Samaha
 Mark Hemy
 Marco Jemersic
 Yale University  8-6
 #3 Doubles  John Huang
 Tommy Ratchford
 Peter Skvarka
 Guy Goren
 Yale University  8-3