2013-14 Men's Tennis News

  • Tennis Earns ITA All-Academic Honors
    July 11, 2014
    Tennis Earns ITA All-Academic Honors SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Brown men and women’s tennis teams earned All-Academic accolades as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) on Thursday.
  • Dave Schwarz Steps Down As Brown Men’s Tennis Coach
    July 03, 2014
    Dave Schwarz Steps Down As Brown Men’s Tennis Coach Dave Schwarz has stepped down as head men’s tennis coach at Brown University after four seasons to accept a new position as head coach of the women’s tennis team at Claremont-Mudd Scripps (CA). A national search will begin immediately.
  • Men's Tennis Grabs First Ivy Win in 4-2 Triumph Over Yale
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Ousted by Dartmouth, 4-3
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Clipped by Harvard, 4-2
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Edged by No. 52 Cornell, 4-3
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to No. 17 Columbia, 4-1
    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.
  • No. 60 Princeton Inches Past Men's Tennis, 4-3
    April 06, 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.
  • Men's Tennis Drops Ivy Opener to Penn, 4-2
    April 05, 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.
  • No. 70 Men's Tennis Falls to No. 31 South Florida, 6-1
    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.
  • No. 70 Men's Tennis Blanks Florida Atlantic, 4-0
    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.
  • No. 65 Men's Tennis Downs Bryant, 11-0
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Defeats #65 Buffalo, Boston University on Saturday
    March 08, 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.
  • Men's Tennis Ousts Connecticut, 5-2
    March 07, 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.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to No. 40 Elon; Drops Gardner-Webb
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Cruises Past Boston College, 6-1
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Competes at the ECAC Indoor Championships
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Cruises Past Binghamton and Quinnipiac
    February 01, 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.
  • Men's Tennis Notches 6-1 Win Over Xavier
    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.
  • Men's Tennis Falls to No. 19 Wake Forest on Saturday
    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.
  • To Notches Win at Harvard Halloween Invite
    November 03, 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.
  • Men’s Tennis Hosts Brown Invitational
    October 07, 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.
  • Men’s Tennis Competes at Penn Invite
    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.
  • Men’s Tennis Impressive at Brown Invitational
    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.
  • Adil Shamasdin ’05 Advances to Doubles Quarterfinals at Hall of Fame Tennis Championships
    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.