Men's Tennis Falls To Yale 5-2

PHILADELPHIA - The Quakers lost the doubles point and the first three singles matches as they fell 5-2 to Yale on Saturday afternoon at the Lott Courts.

Penn was down 4-0 but came back to capture two matches against the Bulldogs, as the Red and Blue once again failed to get the all important doubles point. It's just the second time all spring the Red and Blue have been swept in doubles.

In singles, sophomore Phil Law lost at No. 2, 6-2, 6-1 and soon after fellow classmate Eugen Brazdil lost at No. 1, 6-1, 6-2. Sophomore Jason Lin solidified the team's defeat with his loss at No. 4, 6-2, 6-0.

Freshman Jason Magnes rebounded from his loss yesterday to post a straigh set win at No. 5, 6-3, 6-1 and Justen Roth won in three sets at No. 6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 for Penn's lone points on the afternoon.

The Quakers fall to 11-6 with the loss but return to action on Friday when they travel to play at Dartmouth.

1. Marc Powers (Y) def. Eugen Brazdil, 6-1, 6-2
2. John Huang (Y) def. Phil Law, 6-2, 6-1
3. Calvin Bennett (Y) def. Adam Schwartz, 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (7)
4. Daniel Hoffman (Y) def. Jason Lin, 6-2, 6-0
5. Jason Magnes (P) def. Erik Blumenkranz, 6-3, 6-1
6. Justen Roth (P) def. Jordan Abergel, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

1. Erik Blumenkranz / Joel Samaha (Y) def. Eugen Brazdil / Mark Milbrandt, 8-5
2. Calvin Bennett / Marc Powers (Y) def. Jason Magnes / Phil Law. 8-4
3. John Huang / Daniel Hoffman (Y) def. Adam Schwartz / Robert Wong, 8-5