No. 20 Pepperdine Overpowers Yale 6-1

March 14, 2007

San Diego, CA - The Bulldogs (3-5) dropped their third straight match as they could not mange to overcome No. 20 Pepperdine (10-6) Wednesday. Freshman Connor Dawson picked up a victory for Yale for the second straight day in the 6-1 loss.

Dawson, playing at No. 6 singles, breezed by Oliver Hyams in straight sets 6-0, 6-2. Senior Brandon Wai and junior Rory Green won at No. 1 doubles for the Bulldogs, but the Bulldogs dropped the doubles point as both of the other doubles teams lost.

Yale will battle UC Santa Barbara Friday at 10 a.m. PT.

Report filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity