NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Harvard men's tennis finished competition at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championships over the weekend.
The best effort of the weekend went to sophomore Kenny Tao, who went 2-1 at the tournament. Tao defeated Jeremy Kochman of Lehigh (6-1, 7-5) before taking down 17-32 seeded Robert Livi of St. John's (7-5, 7-5). Tao's run was stopped in a three-set struggle, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 against Shawn Hadavi of Columbia.
Harvard returns to action for the Tribe Invite and the Bulldog Invite the weekend of Nov. 13.
Mladen Mitak (Brown) def. Jean Thirouin 6-4, 6-4
Eric Rubin (Columbia) def. Grant Solomon 7-6, 6-3
Nicky Hu def. Xabier Saavedra (Drexel) 6-1, 6-4
Greg Garcia (Brown) def. Nicky Hu w/o
Zachary Lessen (Penn) def. Andy Zhou 6-2, 5-7, 6-2
Colin Sinclair (Cornell) def. Kelvin Lam 6-2, 6-4
Kenny Tao def. Jeremy Kochman (Lehigh) 6-1, 7-5
Kenny Tao def. Robert Livi (St. John's) 7-5, 7-5
Shawn Hadavi (Columbia) def. Kenny Tao 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
Brian Yeung def. Max Fliegner (Dartmouth) 6-2, 6-7, 6-2
David Volfson (Cornell) def. Brian Yeung 6-0, 6-4
Conor Haughey def. Marcus Smith (Hofstra) 6-3, 6-2
Timothy Wang (Columbia) def. Conor Haughey 6-2, 6-2
Kelvin Lam def. Kyle Childree (Boston College) 6-4, 6-3
Kelvin Lam def. Jay Leelavanich (BU) 6-2, 1-0 (ret.)
Yeung/Hu def. Foo-Kune/Tico (St. Francis) 8-6
Yeoh/Mitak (Brown) def. Yeung/Hu w/o
Thirouin/Zhou def. Kochman/Petersen (Lehigh) 8-6
Svenning/D. Wang (Yale) def. Thurouin/Zhou 8-7
Lam/Haughey def. Mautner/Westergaard (Penn) 8-1
Vermeer/V. Pham (Colum) def. Lam/Haughey 8-6