CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior captain Alex Steinroeder sealed a 4-0 Harvard men's tennis win over Yale Saturday afternoon to advance to the semifinals of the ECAC Championships.
At the No. 5 spot, rookie Grant Solomon bested Stefan Doehler in straight sets, 6-4, 6-0. Senior Shaun Chaudhuri defeated Fedor Andrienko (6-4, 6-2) to give the Crimson a 3-0 lead. Steinroeder sealed the victory eight minutes later with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Svenning.
The Crimson will face Princeton tomorrow at 1 p.m. in the ECAC semifinals.
#30 Harvard 4, Yale 0
No. 1 Denis Nguyen (Harvard) vs. Tyler Lu (Yale) DNF- 3-6, 6-2
No. 2 Sebastian Beltrame (Harvard) vs. Ziqi Wang (Yale) DNF- 6-3, 4-3
No. 3 Alex Steinroeder (Harvard) def. Martin Svenning (Yale) 6-4, 6-4
*Match concluded at: 2:08pm
No. 4 Brian Yeung (Harvard) vs. Daniel Faierman (Yale) DNF- 6-3, 4-5
No. 5 Grant Solomon (Harvard) def. Stefan Doehler (Yale) 6-4, 6-0
Match concluded at: 1:52pm
No. 6 Shaun Chaudhuri (Harvard) def. Fedor Andrienko (Yale) 6-4, 6-2
Match concluded at: 2:00pm
No. 1 Denis Nguyen/Brian Yeung (Harvard) def. Ziqi Wang/Martin Svenning (Yale) 7-6 (4)
Match concluded at: 12:41pm
No. 2 Nicky Hu/Sebastian Beltrame (Harvard) def. Stefan Doehler/Fedor Andrienko (Yale) 6-4
Match concluded at: 12:31pm
No. 3 Alex Steinroeder/Grant Solomon (Harvard) vs. Tyler Lu/Alex Hagermoser (Yale) DNF- 6-6