April 26, 2014

Men's Tennis Grabs First Ivy Win in 4-2 Triumph Over Yale

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's tennis team concluded its 2014 campaign with its first Ivy win of the season, a 4-2 triumph over Yale at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday.  Seniors Brandon Burke and Sam Fife participated in their final collegiate matches on Saturday.

 

Despite dropping the No. 1 doubles match, the Bears responded to claim the lone doubles point after Jacob Laser/Justin To outlasted Patrick Chase/Kyle Dawson, 8-5 and Brandon Burke/Sam Fife triumphed over Daniel Faierman/Photos Photiades, 8-2.

 

After To fell to No. 106 Tyler Lu, Brown countered with victories in the No. 2, 4, and 5 slots to grab its first league win of the season.  William Spector overwhelmed Martin Svenning, 6-3, 6-3 before Burke survived over Kyle Dawson, 6-2, 2-6, 6-4.  Daniel Hirschberg clinched the match with his 7-6 (4), 6-2  decision over Photos Photiades.

 

Brown University vs Yale University

 

Date:

 4/26/2014

Location:

 Brown University

Winner:

 Brown University

Score:

 4-2

 Position

 Brown University

 Yale University

 Winner

 Score

 #1 Singles

 Justin To

 #106 Tyler Lu

 Yale University

 6-3, 6-4

 #2 Singles

 William Spector

 Martin Svenning

 Brown University

 6-3, 6-3

 #3 Singles

 Greg Garcia

 Daniel Faierman

 Yale University

 3-6,7-6(5),6-4

 #4 Singles

 Brandon Burke

 Kyle Dawson

 Brown University

 6-2,2-6,6-4

 #5 Singles

 Daniel Hirschberg

 Photos Photiades

 Brown University

 7-6(4),6-2

 #6 Singles

 Lucas Da Silveira

 Zach Krumholz

 Unfinished

 6-3, 2-1

 #1 Doubles

 Daniel Hirschberg 
 Greg Garcia

 Tyler Lu 
 Martin Svenning

 Yale University

 8-5

 #2 Doubles

 Jacob Laser 
 Justin To

 Patrick Chase 
 Kyle Dawson

 Brown University

 8-5

 #3 Doubles

 Brandon Burke 
 Sam Fife

 Daniel Faierman 
 Photos Photiades

 Brown University

 8-2