April 21, 2006
MORAGA, Calif. - Gonzaga University's men's tennis team dropped its first match of the West Coast Conference Championship 5-0 to top-seeded Pepperdine University on Friday at the Korth Tennis Complex on the Saint Mary's College campus.
The Waves, ranked second in the country, won four singles matches in straight sets and claimed the doubles point. Once the team outcome is determined other matches aren't finished. Thus, there were no results at No. 1 or No. 6 singles as well as third doubles.
The Bulldogs will face the loser of Friday afternoon's match between the host Gaels and the University of San Francisco on Saturday at 9 a.m.
Gonzaga fell to 7-18 for the season while Pepperdine improved to 28-2.
Reid Arthur (GON) vs. Scott Doerner, no result
Pedro Rico (PEP) def. Brett Womack 6-1, 6-0
Kevin Borzenski (PEP) def. Cooper Fratt 6-4, 6-2
Rich Johnson (PEP) def. Marco Pineda 6-1, 6-1
Omar Altmann (PEP) def. Charles Adams 6-2, 6-2
Robert Penny (GON) vs. Kevin Borzenski, no result
Rico/Ivor Lovrak (PEP) def. Pineda/Womack 8-2
Doerner/Borzenski (PEP) def. Arthur/Adams 8-5