April 19, 2003

Men's Tennis Earns 5-2 Victory Over Cornell, Stays Unbeaten In Ivy League Play

April 19, 2003

Ithaca, NY - The defending Ivy League Champion Brown men's tennis team took care of business and remained undefeated in the Ivy League standings with a 5-2 victory over Cornell Saturday afternoon.

The win sets up Friday's match against Harvard in Cambridge, with the winner earning the Ivy League title. For the second straight season, both Brown and Harvard come into the match unbeaten in Ivy play with 6-0 league marks. The Bears are 20-3 overall.

Doubles:
1.  Cerretani and Drake (B) def. Schleppig and Spencer (C), 8-6
2.  Shamasdin and Goldberg (B) def. Cheng and Chaneraft (C), 8-6
3.  Pananen and Goddard (B) def. Pultrowitz and Newman (C), 8-3

Singles: 1. Jamie Cerretani (B) def. Scott Pultrowitz (C), 6-0, 6-3 2. Jukian Cheng (C) def. Chris Drake (B), 6-0, 6-2 3. Adil Shamasdin (B) def. Brett Mckeon (C), 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 4. Zachary Pasanen (B) def. Scott Spencer (C), 7-6, 6-4 5. Mike Schleppig (C) def. Nick Goldberg (B), 7-5, 7-6 6. Ben Brier (B) def. Arvidian Newman (C), 6-2, 6-2