Crimson Men's Tennis Downs Ball State

Junior Alistair Felton earned wins at doubles and singles Saturday (photo courtesy Gil Talbot).

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – In its first road contest of the season, the Harvard men's tennis team swept the doubles competition and earned four singles victories for a 5-2 win over Ball State Saturday at Louisville.

Junior Alistair Felton earned two wins on the day, defeating the Cardinals' Dalton Albertin, 6-3, 6-4, and earning an 8-3 doubles victory along with partner Andy Nguyen over Albertin and Shaun Bussert. Jonathan Pearlman, Joshua Tchan and Casey MacMaster also earned two victories Saturday with wins in doubles and singles. MacMaster improved to 5-1 in dual match singles this spring.

Harvard will take on host No. 15 Louisville at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center. 


Harvard 5, Ball State 2

No. Singles   Score
1 Jonathan Pearlman def. Cliff Morrison   6-1, 6-0
2 Alistair Felton def. Dalton Albertin   6-3, 6-4
3 Zane Smith def. Andy Nguyen   6-0, 7-6(2)
4 Alexandre Brym def. Alexei Chijoff-Evans   7-5, 6-1
5 Joshua Tchan def. Austin Smith   6-3, 6-3
6 Casey MacMaster def. Austin Sansone   6-3, 3-6, 10-3
1 MacMaster/Omodele-Lucien def. Carpenter/Z. Smith   8-1
2 Felton/Nguyen def. Albertin/Bussert   8-3
3 Pearlman/Tchan def. Monroy/Morrison   8-6