No. 30 Men’s Tennis Blanks Yale, 4-0

No. 30 Men’s Tennis Blanks Yale, 4-0

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.

The Crimson took the doubles point when senior captain Denis Nguyen and sophomore Brian Yeung edged Ziqi Wang and Martin Svenning, 7-6 (4).

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