HAVERFORD, Pa. – Haverford College's men's tennis team downed visiting Ursinus College, 7-2, Monday afternoon in a Centennial Conference match on the Fords' Bramall Courts. The victory is the third straight for Haverford, it's third three-match win streak of the season.
The Bears were able to even the score with a win at No. 2 but the home squad was able to move into singles action with a 2-1 lead after Haverford's Kevin Caulfield and Danny Himelstein teamed up at 1-doubles for a 9-7 win against Evan Stutchin and Matt Hope.
In the second-to-last match of the day, the Fords' Matt Romei battled for a 6-3, 7-5 victory over Evan Lord at 2-singles.
Monday's final match extended toward sunset as Ursinus' Stutchin out lasted Sergay 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) at No. 1 for the Bears' lone singles point.
Haverford travels to The College of New Jersey on Wednesday for a non-league match before heading to Swarthmore College on Saturday for a conference outing in the final regular season contest on the Fords' schedule. The Garnet are ranked eighth while Haverford is 12th in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Atlantic South region poll. New Jersey is 12th in the ITA's Northeast region rankings.