The team’s five seniors—Ashok Narayana, Max Schnur, Eric Jacobs, Winston Lin, and Bert Vancura—have transformed an Ivy contender into a formidable national program.
The Light Blue topped a pair of tough opponents on the road to advance to the sweet 16 for the second straight year, where No. 3 Virginia awaits.
A recap of this season’s highlights for the No. 17 ranked Columbia men’s tennis team.
Women’s tennis upset Princeton’s bid for a perfect season, but then fell to Penn on Sunday, which ultimately cost Columbia a shared Ivy title.
The loss guarantees the No. 40 Tigers (12-8, 6-1 Ivy) the Ivy crown.
The No. 23 Lions overcame Princeton and Penn to earn their second consecutive championship banner this past weekend.
A sweep this weekend could give the Lions a share of the Ivy League title.
The Light Blue will take on No. 35 Princeton and Penn in its final conference matches of the season.
The unprecedented success of Ivy League men’s tennis in recent years can be attributed to many factors.
Women’s tennis remains tied for second place in the Ivy League after it split its weekend series against Yale and Brown.
Columbia men's tennis captured two wins this weekend, meaning the Lions are now just one win away from the Ivy title.