The University tennis team was defeated by Princeton yesterday afternoon by the score of 6 to 3. The match was played at Princeton and had been held over from Saturday because of rain.
Of the six singles matches only two went to the University team. In these W. M. Washburn '15 and A. J. Lowrey '13 defeated their opponents in straight sets. In the doubles J. C. Devereux '14 and E. R. Hastings, Jr., '14 had little difficulty in gaining a victory, but the other two matches were closely contested, especially that between E. H. Whtney '14 and W. M. Washburn '15 against W. H. Mace, and G. M. Church in which each of three sets went to deuce.
Singles.--G. M. Church defeated E. H. Whitney '14, 6-0, 6-1; W. M. Washburn '15 defeated W. H. Mace, 6-4, 6-4; S. Farr defeated E. H. Woods '14, 6-2, 8-6; A. M. Kidder defeated J. C. Devereux '14, 5-7, 6-2, 6-3; W. S. Kuhn defeated E. R. Hastings, Jr., '14, 4-6, 8-6, 6-3; A. J. Lowrey '13 defeated L. Vandeventer, 6-3, 6-2.
Doubles.--W. H. Mace and G. M. Church defeated E. H. Whitney '14 and W. M. Washburn '15, 7-5, 5-7, 8-6; J. C. Devereux '14 and E. R. Hastings, Jr., '14 defeated A. M. Kidder and L. Vandeventer, 6-4, 6-4; W. S. Kuhn and S. Farr defeated A. J. Lowrey '13 and E. H. Woods '14, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4.