Crimson duo head to one of college tennis' grand slams.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard men's tennis doubles pair Nicky Hu and Brian Yeung head to Tulsa, Oklahoma for the 2015 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships as the only team from the northeast region to be directly accepted. Hu and Yeung will face off against Hugo Dojas and Felipe Soares of Texas Tech at 5:30 p.m.
ITA All-American Championships
This marks the 11th straight year that the University of Tulsa will serve as the official tournament host, and most of the action during the two-week event will take place on the courts of the Michael D. Case Tennis Center. Live video for each main draw match at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center can be viewed at www.tulsahurricane.com, while updated draws and main draw daily recaps can be found at the ITA Championship Central page http://www.itatennis.com/Events/ITANationalChampionships/MensAllAmerican.htm. You can also follow the conversation Twitter by following @ITATennis and using the hashtag #TulsaITA.
Use the Social Stream on GoCrimson.com to stay connected with the Crimson on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram this year. The Social Stream brings the conversation from all three platforms into one convenient location, allowing fans of all Harvard Athletics teams to monitor the action in real time.
The Crimson is coming off an appearance in the NCAA Tournament, as Denis Nguyen '15 also earned a spot at the NCAA Individuals and teamed with Brian Yeung to head to the doubles championship.
On the Sidelines
David Fish, the Scott Mead '77 Family Head Coach for Harvard Men's Tennis, enters his 40th season with the Crimson after coaching the men's tennis team to an 19-8 record last season and leading the Crimson to NCAA tournament for the fourth-straight season. Fish owns an all-time dual record of 647-292-1 and has led the Crimson to a top-40 finish in each of the last four seasons.
The Crimson will be back in action Oct. 22 in New Haven, Connecticut for the ITA Regionals.