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Lions Fall at #75 Princeton

March 5, 2007

PRINCETON, N.J. - Playing it's second road match in as many days, Loyola Marymount men's tennis fell 6-1 to the 75th-ranked Princeton Tigers (5-1). The match was the second of three stops on the Lions' Spring Break Ivy League tour. LMU (3-9) will wrap-up the road swing with nationally-ranked Columbia on Wednesday.

Monday's match was played indoors at Jadwin Gym. Princeton has won five of its last six matches.

Princeton won the doubles point to take a 1-0 lead.

The Tigers went on to win five of the six singles matches. Jacek Twarowski prevented a Princeton sweep by posting a straight-set win at No. 4 singles 6-4, 6-1.

The Lions will wrap-up the road swing at Columbia on Wednesday.


Princeton 6, Loyola Marymount 1

#1 Alex Krueger-Wyman/Sratha Saengsuwarn, P, def. Jacek Twarowski/Nico Terrien, LMU, 8-1
#2 Peter Capkovic/Alex Vuckovic, P, def. Nick Perez/Matt Phillips, LMU, 8-3
#3 Ted Mabrey/George Carpeni, P, def. Sam Tadevosian/Renzo Maggi, LMU, 8-4

#1 Capkovic, P, def. Nico Terrien, LMU, 6-3, 6-2
#2 Saengsuwarn, P, def. Nikola Petrov, LMU, 6-0, 6-1
#3 Krueger-Wyman, P, def. Sam Tadevosian, LMU, 7-5, 6-4
#4 Jacek Twarowski, LMU, def. Carpeni, P, 6-4, 6-1
#5 Vuckovic, P, def. Matt Phillips, LMU, 6-3, 7-5
#6 Charlie Brosens, P, def. Reyniere Roxas, LMU, 6-2, 6-2