Men's Tennis Drops Final Road Match of Season

Ithaca, N.Y. - A pair of late wins in singles weren't enough for the Penn men's tennis team on Friday, as Cornell claimed a 5-2 win over the Quakers at the Reis Tennis Center.

After falling behind 1-0 on the doubles point, Penn couldn't make up the difference in singles as Cornell reeled off three straight-set wins at Nos. 4, 5 and 6 to assure itself of victory. Jeremy Court, Nikola Kocovic and Rob Wong each split their first two sets against their Big Red opposition. With the outcome already determined, each played a super-tiebreaker to determine the match winner, with Court and Wong coming out on top.

Court, playing at No. 1 for the first time in his career, continued his undefeated streak in the Ivy League to move to 6-0 against the Ancient Eight while winning histenth match in a row overall.

1. Kocovic/Milbrandt (P) def. Sidney/Iyer, 8-7(1)
2. Fleck/Riggs (C) def. Lin/Wong, 8-4
3. Luu/Nguyen (C) def. Court/Katz, 8-4
Order of finish

1. Jeremy Court (P) def. Venkat Iyer, 7-5, 6-7(6), (10-7)
2. Sam Fleck (C) def. Nikola Kocovic, 6-7, 6-2, (10-4)
3. Robert Wong (P) def. Danny Riggs, 4-6, 7-5, (10-5)
4. Jason Luu (C) def. Zach Katz, 6-2, 6-1
5. Alex Sidney (C) def. Jason Lin, 6-1, 6-2
6. Quoc-Daniel Nguyen (C) def. Jason Magnes, 6-3, 6-2
Order of finish