April 13, 2013

Men’s Tennis Down Kalamazoo 5-1

(GAMBIER, Ohio) – The Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team defeated the Hornets of Kalamazoo College Saturday, April 13 by the score of 5-1.  The match was played on the campus of Kenyon College as the 16th-ranked Tartans improve to 12-4 while Kalamazoo is now 6-10.

The Tartans led 2-1 following doubles play before winning at No. 3, No. 4 and No. 6 singles.  Freshman Yuvraj Kumar (New Delhi, India/Millfield School) straight set victory at No. 4 singles sealed the win for the Tartans.  

Doubles
1. C. Heaney-Secord/Duke Miller (CMUM) def. Peter Rothstein/Steve Hanselman (KZO-M) 8-4
2. Alan Faber/David DeSimone (KZO-M) def. Thomas Cooper/Jooho Yu (CMUM) 8-5
3. Bryce Beisswanger/Yuvraj Kumar (CMUM) def. Robert Hudson/Mike Korn (KZO-M) 8-3

Singles
1. Peter Rothstein (KZO-M) vs. C. Heaney-Secord (CMUM) unfinished
2. Steve Hanselman (KZO-M) vs. Duke Miller (CMUM) unfinished
3. Abhishek Alla (CMUM) def. Mike Korn (KZO-M) 6-2, 6-2
4. Yuvraj Kumar (CMUM) def. David DeSimone (KZO-M) 6-3, 6-2
5. Alan Faber (KZO-M) vs. Harsha Rao (CMUM) unfinished
6. Thomas Cooper (CMUM) def. Matthew Colapinto (KZO-M) 6-0, 6-2