Bears Fall to Yale, 5-2, in Final Match of the Season

April 26, 2007

NEW HAVEN, CT - The Brown men's tennis team (16-13, 1-6) dropped its final match of the season, falling to Yale, 5-2, on Wednesday afternoon. The Bears claimed the doubles point with wins at #1 and #2, but won just one singles match. Senior Eric Thomas (Cincinnati, OH) picked up two wins, earning a victory at #3 singles and combining with Chris Lee for a win at #2 doubles. With his two wins, he will graduate from Brown third all-time in combined wins (195), fourth all-time in doubles wins (97), and fourth all-time in singles wins (98).

Yale 5, Brown 2
Doubles
#1 (#55) Kohli/Hanegby (B) def. Wai/Green (Y) 9-8
#2 Thomas/Lee (B) def. J. Dawson/Lederman (Y) 8-4
#3 Caldwell/C. Dawson (Y) def. Pasanen/Noah Gardner (B) 8-6

Singles
#1 Wai (Y) def. Dan Hanegby (B) 7-6, 6-4
#2 Caldwell (Y) def. Basu Ratnam (B) 7-6, 6-3
#3 Eric Thomas (B) def. J. Dawson (Y) 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
#4 Green (Y) def. Saurabh Kohli (B) 6-2, 7-6
#5 C. Dawson (Y) def. Zach Pasanen (B) 6-7, 6-4, 6-2
#6 Schimmel (Y) def. Joe Scott (B) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4