Justin C. Wong
Though the Crimson fell just shy of winning its third-straight Ivy crown, it still put together another strong conference campaign and proved that it can consistently compete on the national scene.
Junior Denis Nguyen became the first Harvard tennis player to reach the final four of the NCAA Men's Singles Championship since 2005.
The Crimson has now captured NCAA Tournament victories and advanced to the Round of 32 in each of the past three seasons.
The Crimson closed out No. 42 Dartmouth, 4-1, to secure a solo second-place finish in the Ivy League and a near-certain at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament in front of a packed house on Senior Day at the Murr Center.
The Crimson extended its winning streak to five this weekend and moved into a tie for second place in the Ivy League after sweeping Brown and Yale.
In his 38th season as a Harvard head coach, Dave Fish '72 is the brains behind an Ivy League tennis dynasty.
The No. 34 Crimson had an uneven road trip, getting blanked by surging Columbia, 7-0, on Saturday, before turning things around against Cornell Sunday afternoon.
The No. 30 Crimson outlasted the Red Storm, overcoming a slow start to capture its seventh win in eight all-time matchups against St. Johns.
Last season, the Harvard men’s tennis team took home the title at the Mission Valley Spring Classic, defeating the Drake Bulldogs. This year, Drake returned the favor.
In its final matches before its annual spring break trip, the Harvard men’s tennis team was in top form, besting Michigan State, 5-2, and downing Bryant, 6-1, on Saturday at the Murr Center.
The No. 24 Crimson displayed poise in finishing off a 4-3 win against No. 29 Northwestern and dominance in a 6-1 margin over the Terriers, while coming up short against No. 22 Memphis.
After starting its spring season with two losses, the Harvard men’s tennis team (2-2) turned things around, defeating both No. 39 Minnesota (4-4) and No. 34 Tulsa (6-4) on the road.
In Mississippi, the No. 26 Harvard men's tennis team lost to No. 13 Mississippi State, 4-3, before falling to No. 18 South Carolina, 4-0 at the ITA Kickoff Weekend.
The Harvard men’s tennis team closed its fall season on a high note this weekend, placing two singles players and a doubles team on the all-tournament team at the Tribe Invitational.
The Harvard men’s tennis team performed well in its final home contest of the fall season this weekend, as it hosted the Harvard Halloween Invite at the Murr Center.