Bulls Fall At Ivy League Foe Cornell

UB Men's Tennis huddle

ITHACA, NY- The University at Buffalo men's tennis team lost a 7-0 decision at Cornell on Thursday night, beginning a stretch of three straight games against Ivy League competition.

Cornell is currently ranked #41 in the nation and they took the doubles point easily with a pair of 6-1 win.  In singles, the Big Red won five of the six matches in straight sets with senior Vidit Vaghela the lone Bull who was able to make it to a third set.  He won his opening set 6-3 at fifth singles before droping the final two, 6-3, 6-3.

The Bulls will return to action Saturday afternoon at Harvard.


At Reis Tennis Center; Ithaca, N.Y.


1. David Volfson (C) def. Ethan Nittolo, 7-6, 6-1

2. Alafia Ayeni (C) def. Hao Sheng Koay, 6-2, 6-3

3. Lev Kazakov (C) def. Petr Vodak, 6-4, 6-4

4. Daniel Grunberger (C) def. Villhelm Fridell, 6-4, 6-2

5. Pietro Rimondini (C) def. Vidit Veghela, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3

6. Jake Hansen (C) def. Nickolas Frisk, 6-4, 6-3


1. Hansen/Kazakov (C) vs. Vaghela/Vodak, DNF

2. Joseph McAllister/Volfson (C) def. Koay/Nittolo, 6-1

3. Grunberger/Ayeni (C) def. Fridell/Frisk, 6-1