New York- The No. 19 men’s tennis team returns for their first home matches of the Ivy League season on Saturday, April 5 against Harvard and Sunday, April 6 against Dartmouth. Both matches will start at 1 p.m. at the Dick Savitt Tennis Center.
The Lions extended their win streak to 12 last weekend by sweeping Cornell, 7-0, in its Ivy League season opener. No. 14 Winston Lin remained undefeated, while No. 12 Ashok Narayana and Max Schnur continue to stand as the sole ranked duo for the Lions.
No. 34 Harvard won the men’s Ivy League title last year and this is the first Ivy League match-up for Harvard. The Crimson played Penn, Cornell and Columbia in the ECAC Championships in February where they were shutout by the Lions, 0-4, in the finals.
No. 41 Dartmouth is currently 13-4 on the season, and have yet to play an official Ivy League opponent. The Big Green also competed in the ECAC Championships in February and fell to Columbia in the second round, 3-4. The Big Green have been on the road for the past month.