2013-14 Men's Tennis News

April 20, 2014
Men's Tennis Ousted by Dartmouth, 4-3
HANOVER, N.H. – The Brown men’s tennis team battled hard against No. 41 Dartmouth on Sunday before ultimately dropping a 4-3 decision to the Big Green at the Thompson Outdoor Courts.

April 18, 2014
Men's Tennis Clipped by Harvard, 4-2
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s tennis squad suffered its fifth consecutive Ivy League defeat in a 4-2 loss to the Harvard Crimson on Saturday at the Varsity Tennis Courts.

April 13, 2014
Men's Tennis Edged by No. 52 Cornell, 4-3
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s tennis team fell to 0-4 in Ivy play this season after a narrow 4-3 loss to No. 52 Cornell on Sunday at the Brown Varsity Tennis Courts.

April 12, 2014
Men's Tennis Falls to No. 17 Columbia, 4-1
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – No. 17 Columbia rode the strength of three singles victories and a clean sweep of doubles play en route to a 4-1 Ivy League victory over the Brown men’s tennis team (10-9, 0-3 Ivy) at the Varsity Tennis Courts on Saturday.

April 6, 2014
No. 60 Princeton Inches Past Men's Tennis, 4-3
PRINCETON, N.J. – The Brown men’s tennis team suffered its second setback in as many days on Sunday, dropping a tight 4-3 decision to No. 60 Princeton at the Lenz Tennis Center.

April 5, 2014
Men's Tennis Drops Ivy Opener to Penn, 4-2
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The Brown men’s tennis team opened up Ivy play with a hard fought 4-2 loss to Penn on Saturday at the Hamlin Tennis Courts.

March 27, 2014
No. 70 Men's Tennis Falls to No. 31 South Florida, 6-1
TAMPA, Fla. – Brown University men’s tennis squad fell to nationally ranked University of South Florida Thursday afternoon, 6-1. With the loss, the Bears fall to 10-6 on the season while the Bulls move to 12-4 on the year.

March 25, 2014
No. 70 Men's Tennis Blanks Florida Atlantic, 4-0
BOCA RATON, Fla. – The No. 70 Brown University men’s tennis team defeated Florida Atlantic University, 4-0, in a rain shortened contest on Tuesday and Wednesday.

March 18, 2014
No. 65 Men's Tennis Downs Bryant, 11-0
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s tennis team, currently ranked No. 65, overwhelmed the Bryant Bulldogs, 11-0, in a modified scoring format on Tuesday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

March 8, 2014
Men's Tennis Defeats #65 Buffalo, Boston University on Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s tennis squad improved to 8-5 this season after impressive victories over #65 Buffalo and Boston University on Saturday at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

March 7, 2014
Men's Tennis Ousts Connecticut, 5-2
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Led by four singles victories and a swept of doubles matches, the Brown men’s tennis team improved to 6-5 this season after a 5-2 defeat of Connecticut at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Friday.

February 28, 2014
Men's Tennis Falls to No. 40 Elon; Drops Gardner-Webb
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Brown men’s tennis team split their weekend trip to North Carolina, falling to No. 40 Elon, 4-3, before defeating Gardner-Webb, 6-1, on Saturday.

February 25, 2014
Men's Tennis Cruises Past Boston College, 6-1
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Justin To scored a big No. 1 singles victory on Tuesday, while the Bears claimed 5-of-6 singles matches overall en route to a 6-1 win over Boston College at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

February 15, 2014
Men's Tennis Competes at the ECAC Indoor Championships
The Brown men’s tennis team competed at the ECAC Indoor Championships over the weekend, ultimately dropping matches to Cornell and Penn on the campus of Dartmouth College.

February 1, 2014
Men's Tennis Cruises Past Binghamton and Quinnipiac
The Brown men’s tennis team cruised its way past the .500 mark on Saturday, claiming victories over Binghamton (7-0) and Quinnipiac (5-2) at the Pizzitola Sports Center for its third consecutive triumph.

January 31, 2014
Men's Tennis Notches 6-1 Win Over Xavier
Playing in its first home match of the season, the Brown men’s tennis team (1-2) notched its first victory of 2014, a 6-1 decision over visiting Xavier (0-3) on Friday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

January 18, 2014
Men's Tennis Falls to No. 19 Wake Forest on Saturday
The Brown men’s tennis team opened the 2014 season at No. 19 Wake Forest on Saturday, dropping a 7-0 decision to the Demon Deacons at their Indoor Tennis Center.

November 3, 2013
To Notches Win at Harvard Halloween Invite
Men’s tennis player Justin To (Hong Kong, China) scored the victory in the Flight A singles draw of the 2013 Harvard Halloween Invite this past weekend.

October 7, 2013
Men’s Tennis Hosts Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Junior Daniel Hirschberg (Westport, Conn.), sophomore Ivan Kravtchenko (Sunnyvale, Calif.) and freshman Gregory Garcia (Poway, Calif.) all earned three victories apiece as the Brown University men’s tennis team hosted the Brown Invitational, in memory of Margaux Powers, over the weekend.

September 29, 2013
Men’s Tennis Competes at Penn Invite
PHILADELPHIA – Freshman Eli Whittle (Nipomo, Calif.) picked up three victories and five other Bears won two singles matches apiece as the Brown University men’s tennis team competed at the Penn Invitational over the weekend.

September 16, 2013
Men’s Tennis Impressive at Brown Invitational
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – In the first action of the season, the Brown men’s tennis team won three singles flights and one doubles flight as the Bears hosted the Brown Invitational over the weekend. In addition to the winners, one other player lost in the finals of a singles flight and two other tandems were finalists in their respective flights.

July 11, 2013
Adil Shamasdin ’05 Advances to Doubles Quarterfinals at Hall of Fame Tennis Championships
Former Brown men’s tennis standout Adil Shamasdin ’05 has advanced to the doubles quarterfinals of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships. Shamasdin and his partner, John-Patrick Smith, an Australian who played at Tennessee, upset third-seeded James Blake (Harvard) and Rajeev Ram, 6-4, 6-7 (3), 10-6, in the first round. Shamasdin and Smith will now face Ivo Karlovic and Divij Sharan in Thursday’s quarterfinal round.