MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Dartmouth men’s tennis team returned to the court for day two of the Gopher Invitational on Saturday, playing seven singles matches and two doubles matches throughout the day.
Freshman Charlie Broom won his second-round match against Carter Lin of Michigan by a score of 6-3, 6-3, while senior Diego Pedraza defeated Minnesota’s Jesse Sprinkel in the third round, 6-3, 6-1. Classmate Max Schmidt had a very close match against Connor Johnston of Michigan, falling by a score of 7-6, 6-4.
In doubles action, Schmidt and Broom fought hard, but ultimately fell to Penn’s Kyle Mautner and Matt Nardella, 6-4.
Day three of the Gopher Invitational will commence at 8 a.m. on Sunday.
Round 2) Broom (Dartmouth) def. Lin (Michigan), 6-3, 6-3
Round 2) Johnston (Michigan) def. Schmidt (Dartmouth), 7-6, 6-4
Round 3) Pedraza (Dartmouth) def. Sprinkel (Minnesota), 6-3, 6-1
Round 3) Lynn (Minnesota) def. Midgley (Dartmouth), 4-0, retired
Round 3) Mautner (Penn) def. Broom (Dartmouth), 6-7, retired
Round 3) Nardella (Penn) def. Schmidt (Dartmouth), 6-3, 0-6
Round 4) Stone (Boise State) def. Pedraza (Dartmouth), 2-6 7-6, (10-5)
Round 3) Sprinkel/Lynn (Minnesota) def. Midgley/Pedraza (Dartmouth), 6-0
Round 3) Mautner/Nardella (Penn) def. Schmidt/Broom (Dartmouth), 6-4