April 10, 2006
Moraga, CA - The Saint Mary's men's tennis team concluded their three matches in three days stretch on Monday afternoon by beating Loyola Marymount 4-3 at the Korth Tennis Complex. With the win the Gaels finish the three-day stretch with a 2-1 record.
The Gaels were coming off a tough 4-3 loss to San Francisco on Sunday, but the fought hard on Monday to come away with the impressive victory. With the win the Gaels improve to 7-8 on the year.
In singles action the Gaels won four out of the six matches to earn the victory. Martin Marechal and Julien Tizot won in straight sets at the No. 1 and No. 2 spots and Achim Christner and Yury Platonov each won in three sets.
Saint Mary's will try and conclude its match against San Francisco on Tuesday, April 11 weather permitting at San Francisco.
Saint Mary's 4, Loyola Marymount 3
Doubles1. Terrien/Wojnarowicz def. Tizot/Marechal 8-52. Platonov/Christner def. Chen/Cicenas 8-33. Millette/Phillips def. Fauvre/Welty 8-6Singles1. Martin Marechal def. Terrien 6-2, 6-22. Julien Tizot def. Wojnarowicz 6-0, 6-33. Roxas def. Adam Fauvre 2-6, 6-4, 10-74. Achim Christner def. Cicenas 4-6, 6-1, 7-55. Yury Platonov def. Phillips 6-2, 3-6, 6-36. Chan def. Tim Welty 6-1, 6-3Record: Saint Mary's (7-8)