February 22, 2013

UC Irvine Swipes 4-3 Win from LMU

IRVINE, Calif. --- The 'Eaters return to California was lined with its second consecutive home win in a 4-3 effort over the LMU Lions Friday afternoon at Anteater Tennis Stadium.

LMU scored the doubles point to start the match off with wins at Nos. 2 and 3. Ryan Cheung and Jacob Jung took their set to avoid the sweep.

UCI (2-7, 0-1) would bounce back with two early singles points from Cheung and Jonathan Poon at Nos. 1 and 6. LMU fought back to tie at No. 3, but Tyler Pham at No. 2 and Jacob Jung at No. 4 gave UCI the necessary four points for the win.

The 'Eaters head back on the road for a trip to northern California at Saint Mary's Sat. Mar. 2nd for a 12:00 p.m. match.

UC IRVINE 4, LMU 3

February 22, 2013
Irvine, Calif. – Anteater Tennis Stadium

DOUBLES

1) Cheung/Jung (UCI) def. Simko/Zapala (LMU) – 9-7
2) Bustamante/Volmari (LMU) def. Hammel/Shibahara (UCI) – 8-1
3) Kordsachia/Northcott (LMU) def. Pham/Poon (UCI) – 8-4

LMU wins the doubles point

SINGLES

1) Ryan Cheung (UCI) def. Othar Kordsachia (LMU) – 6-3, 6-1
2) Tyler Pham (UCI) def. Todd Volmari (LMU) – 2-6, 6-3, 6-3
3) Nick Northcott (LMU) def. Jonathan Hammel (UCI) – 6-4, 6-2
4) Jacob Jung (UCI) def. Sebastian Bustamante (LMU) – 6-1, 6-7, 6-0
5) Daniel Simko (LMU) def. Justin Agbayani (UCI) – 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-3
6) Jonathan Poon (UCI) def. Jack Zapala (LMU) – 6-3, 6-4

Order of finish: Doubles – 2, 3, 1 | Singles – 1, 6, 3, 2, 4, 5

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