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Pienda Posts 23rd Victory As Zags Fall

April 22, 2007

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - - Marco Antonio Pineda and Charles Adams each posted singles victories Sunday as the Gonzaga University men's tennis team fell to seventh-seeded Loyola Marymount 4-2 on the final day of the West Coast Conference Championship held in San Diego, Calif.

With the loss, the Bulldogs finish eighth in the league and round out the season with an 11-16 record. The Lions improve to 9-15 with the victory.

Pineda earned his 23rd singles victory of the season as the senior rounded out his career with a three-set victory over Matt Phillips (5-7, 6-4, 6-3) at the No. 4 singles spot. Adams earned the lone other Bulldog point of the day with a straight set victory over Nick Von Der Ahe (6-2, 6-1) at the No. 6 spot.

The Lions earned the doubles point, taking victories at both the No. 2 and No. 3 positions.

No. 7 Loyola Marymount 4, No. 8 Gonzaga 2

Doubles:#1 â013 Radetzky/Womack (GON) vs. Tadevosian/Twarwoski (LMU) â013 Did Not Finish#2 â013 Perez/Phillips (LMU) def. Cooper/Dojcak (GON) 8-6#3 â013 Maggi/Terrien (LMU) def. Adams/Pineda (GON) 8-4Order of Finish: 3, 2

Singles:#1 â013 Nico Terrien (LMU) def. Bryce Cooper (GON) 6-4, 6-2#2 â013 Sam Tadevosian (LMU) def. Roman Dojcak (GON) 6-0, 7-6 (7-4)#3 â013 Jacek Twarwoski (LMU) def. Brett Womack (GON) 6-3, 6-7, 6-3#4 â013 Marco Pineda (GON) def. Matt Phillips (LMU) 5-7, 6-4, 6-3#5 â013 Nikola Petrov (LMU) vs. Zack Radetzky (GON) â013 Did Not Finish#6 â013 Charles Adams (GON) def. Nick Von Der Ahe (LMU) 6-2, 6-1Order of Finish: 1, 2, 4, 6, 3