Freshman James Wei pulled through for another singles victory, this one to tie the program single-season wins record, as the Caltech men's tennis team defeated Occidental College, 6-3 at Scholl Canyon on Friday afternoon.
Freshman Varun Shanker has been named SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the second time, thanks in large part to his contributions towards one of the Caltech men's tennis team's biggest wins in program history.
Freshman first doubles team James Wei and Varun Shanker continued their perfect month of March with an imposing victory to help the No. 35 Caltech men's tennis team to a 9-0 win over Pacific Lutheran University. The win is the Beavers' fifth in the last six contests.
Freshman James Wei earned ranked wins first alongside doubles partner and fellow freshman Varun Shanker, then at second singles for the Caltech men's tennis team at No. 30 University of Texas-Tyler on Sunday afternoon.
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (Mar. 11, 2018) – Rookie James Wei (Chappaqua, N.Y. / Horace Greeley) won his fifth straight singles match and third consecutive in doubles to propel Caltech men’s tennis to an 8-1 victory over Vassar College on Sunday afternoon.
The Caltech men's tennis team has released its schedule for the 2018 season, which will include eight home matches, eight away matches and one on neutral site in addition to the 118th annual Ojai Valley Tournament in late April.
Senior Ruthwick Pathireddy scored an upset over the #3 seed and seventh-ranked player in the West Region while sophomore Kana Moriyama and rookie Angelica Zhou picked up wins for Caltech tennis at the 117th Ojai Valley Tournament.