FORT WORTH, Texas—Making its 26th NCAA Tournament appearance, the No. 41 Harvard men's tennis team (18-7, 5-2 Ivy) prepares to take on No. 10 TCU (19-6, 3-2 Big 12) in a first-round matchup this Friday, May 3 at 5 p.m. CDT (6 p.m. EST) at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center. The Crimson's first round match will be streamed live on PlaySight.com.
What to Know
-Following the conclusion of the regular season, three members of the Crimson were named 2019 All-Ivy selections: Andy Zhou (Second Team – singles), Brian Shi (Second Team – singles, doubles) and Robert Wrzesinski (Second Team – doubles).
-Harvard closed out the season tied for second with Cornell in the Ivy League standings, finishing with a 5-2 conference record.
-First-year Harris Walker currently leads Harvard in both singles and doubles, recording a 28-8 and 18-3 overall singles and doubles record, respectively.
-Last season, the Crimson made it to the second round of the NCAA Tournament after besting No. 17 Oklahoma State, 4-2, in the first round.
-Friday's contest marks the first time the Crimson and the Horned Frogs have met on the court since 1995, when Harvard fell to TCU in a 4-3 decision.
The winner of Friday's matchup will advance to take on the winner of Arizona State vs. Miami (Fla) on Saturday, May 4 at 4 p.m. CDT (5 p.m. EST).