April 25, 2004
David Goldman won his No. 6 singles match against George Turner, but the Bulldogs were no match for No. 22 Harvard, who defeated Yale 6-1 in Cambridge.
The Crimson won all three doubles games and never looked back, going on to defeat the Elis at Nos. 1 through 5 in singles.
In doubles, Jonathan Chu and Brandon Chiu defeated Ryan Murphy and Rowan Reynolds 8-4, while David Lingman and Mark Riddell were 8-0 winners over Andrew Rosenfeld and David Goldman. Chris Chiou and Martin Wenzel defeated Brandon Wai and Chris Lawler 8-2 at No. 3.
In singles, Goldman's 7-6, 6-4 victory gave Yale its point. Murphy fell to Lingman 6-1, 6-2, while Rosenfeld dropped both sets by a 6-2 score. Mark Riddell bested Brandon Wai 7-5, 6-2 and Martin Wenzel clinched the victory with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Rowan Reynolds.
At No. 5, Chiou outlasted Gudzowski with a 7-5, 6-4 win.
The Bulldogs fell to 3-3 in the Ivy League and will face No. 50 Brown on Thursday.
Harvard vs.Yale Doubles: 1. Jonathan Chu/Brandon Chiu (H) def. Ryan Murphy/Rowan Reynolds 8-4. 2. David Lingman/Mark Riddell (H) def. Andrew Rosenfeld/David Goldman, 8-0. 3. Chris Chiou/Martin Wetzel (H) def. Brandon Wai/Chris Lawler 8-2.* *Clinched team doubles point
Singles: 1. Dave Lingman (H) def. Ryan Murphy, 6-1, 6-2. 2. Jonathan Chu (H) def. Andrew Rosenfeld 6-2, 6-2. 3. Mark Riddell (H) def. Brandon Wai , 7-5, 6-2. 4. Martin Wetzel(H) def. Rowan Reynolds 6-3, 6-4. ** 5. Chris Chiou (H) def. Milosz Gudzowski 7-5, 6-4. 6. David Goldman (Y) def. George Turner 7-6, 6-4. **Clinched team match
Final Score: Harvard-6, Yale-1