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USF Outlasts UC Davis is Sunday Night Tennis Action

Feb. 25, 2007

The University of San Francisco Men's Tennis showed great resilience under pressure and defeated UC Davis 5-2 in a hard fought match at the San Francisco Tennis Club Sunday night.

UC Davis came out firing on all cylinders taking the doubles point from the Dons with wins at the Number 1 and 3 spots. Matthew Berry and Asaf Cohen provided the sole doubles win for the Dons at the #2 spot with an 8-3 victory.

As Singles play began, UC Davis was playing well and using the momentum from the doubles into the singles. The Dons were down in all of the matches except for at number two where Thong Tu stepped up in a straight set win 6-3,6-4.

The Dons showed great poise in taking 5 out of 6 singles matches to clinch the dual match victory.

The Dons look next travel east to play against Texas-San Antonio in Texas March 3rd.

Doubles order of finish # 2,1,3

1)Nachbauer/Hart USF def by. Chin/Garcia 8-42)Cohen/Berry USF def. Reiser/Cheng 8-33)Del Rosario/Tu def by. Fitch/Elefant 8-4

1)Berry (USF) def. Fitch (UC Davis) 6-7(4), 6-1, 6-12)Tu (USF ) def. Chin (UC Davis) 6-3,6-43)Nachbauer (USF ) def. Reiser (UC Davis) 6-2,3-6,6-34)Cohen (USF ) def. Landes (UC Davis) 6-4,7-55)Hom (USF) def by.Garcia 6-2,3-6,6-46)Hart ( USF) def. Liang 4-6,6-3,6-4

Order of finish2,4,3,1,5,6