Men's Tennis Defeats Brandeis, 5-2

Oct. 8, 2004

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - In its last match of the fall season, the MIT men's tennis team defeated Brandeis University, 5-2, on Thursday. With the win, the Engineers finish with a 2-1 record.

Evan Tindell and Tom Dohlman picked up the only doubles win for Tech, posting a 9-7 victory in the top spot. Eric Beren and Mark Egan fell, 8-6, in the No. 2 position while Kevin Durand and Krishna Pokala lost, 8-4. In singles play, Tindell won his match in the No. 1 position, 6-4, 6-2. Beren had a three-set victory, taking the No. 2 match, 6-1, 0-6, 6-3. Dohlman earned a 6-1, 6-4 win while Egan defeated his No. 4 singles opponent, 6-1, 7-5. Durand dropped his match in the No. 5 slot, 2-6, 6-1, 6-4. Jonathan Farm notched the final win for the Engineers, earning a 7-5, 7-5 victory in the No. 6 position.