Men's Tennis Falls At Harvard, 6-1CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Freshman Alex Lazerowich (Stratham, N.H.) earned a three-set victory, but the Quinnipiac University men's tennis team fell to Harvard, 6-1, Friday night at the Murr Center Tennis Courts. The loss was the first of the Bobcats' season, dropping Quinnipiac to 4-1 on the season.
Lazerowich defeated Tunc Kiymaz, 4-6, 6-3, 10-5, at No.6 singles.
The Bobcats pushed the Crimson in doubles, but fell at each flight. Brian Mikkelson (Mequon, Wis.) and James Kwei (Dedham, Mass.) fell at No. 1 to Alexei Chijoff-Evans and Joshua Tchan, 8-5, while John Hughes (Springfield, Mass.) and Andrew Weeden (Martinsville, N.J.) were defeated by Will McNamee and Christo Schultz, 8-3, at No. 2. Harvard completed the doubles sweep as Davis Mangham and Mac McAnulty defeated Charlie Feldman (Easton, Conn.) and Dillon Kraus (Bayside, N.Y.), 8-3, at No. 3.
Hughes fell to Chijoff-Evans, 6-2, 6-0, at No. 1 singles, while Weeden fell to Alistair Felton, 7-5, 6-2, at No. 2. Seeing his first action of the year, Garrett Lane (Reading, Mass.) fell to Schultz, 6-2, 6-4, at No. 3. Feldman fell to McAnulty at No. 4, 6-1, 6-4, while Chris Nelson (Scituate, Mass.) was defeated by Mangham, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 5.
The Bobcats return to action tomorrow, when they play host to Northeast Conference foe Monmouth. Matches are set to begin at 2 p.m.