ELON, N.C. – The Dartmouth men’s tennis team wrapped up the North Carolina portion of its spring break trip with a 4-3 loss to Elon on Wednesday afternoon at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center.
After winning three straight matches, the Big Green (6-3) have now lost back-to-back matches, while the Phoenix won their fifth straight.
With the match tied at three all, Elon’s Brian Kowalski pulled out the three-set victory against Dartmouth’s Brandon Debot at No. 5 singles to seal the victory. After taking the first set 6-3, DeBot dropped the next two 3-6, 4-6.
The Big Green return to action on March 22, heading to Virginia to face Radford in non-conference action. The match is set to get underway at 5:30 p.m.
ELON 4, DARTMOUTH 3
1. Cameron Silverman (ELON) def. Xander Centenari (DAR), 6-1, 6-3
2. Stefan Fortmann (ELON) def. Chris Kipouras (DAR), 6-4, 6-0
3. Cameron Ghorbani (DAR) def. Robert Lindgren (ELON), 6-2, 6-2
4. Erik Nordahl (DAR) def. Jordan Kaufman (ELON), 7-5, 6-1
5. Brian Kowalski (ELON) def. Brandon DeBot (DAR), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
6. Brendan Tannenbaum (DAR) def. Juan Madrid (ELON), 6-4, 6-3
1. Cameron Silverman/Stefan Fortmann (E) def. Xander Centenari/Brandon DeBot (D), 8-4
2. Robert Lindgren/Brian Kowalski (E) def. Brendan Tannenbaum/Alex de Chatellus (D), 8-5
3. Cameron Ghorbani/Chris Kipouras (D) def. Juan Madrid/Jordan Kaufman (E), 9-8 (8-7)