LA JOLLA, Calif. - The No. 16 UCSD men's tennis team advanced its win streak to eight matches Wednesday by defeating Western New Mexico, 7-2, at Northview Tennis Courts.
Undefeated at home, the Tritons swept the doubles contests for the second consecutive match and upped their record to 11-1. The Mustangs fell to 4-5.
Austin West and Devon Sousa beat opponents Juan Pablo Fuentes and Johan Weich, 8-4, at No. 1 doubles. Jason Wall and Kona Luu won by the same margin at No. 2, while Sam Ling and Junya Yoshida finished the sweep at No. 3, 8-3.
Chapman Chan and Yoshida captured wins in straight sets at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively. Chan defeated Weich, 6-1, 6-3, and Yoshida beat Fuentes, 6-3, 6-0. At No. 6 singles, Luu defeated Roy Ulibarri to remain perfect on the season at 9-0.
UCSD will host Hawai'i Pacific on Saturday at 2 p.m.
No. 16 UCSD 7, Western New Mexico 2
March 7, 2012
Northview Tennis Courts
La Jolla, Calif.
Austin West/Devon Sousa (UCSD) def. Juan Pablo Fuentes/Johan Weich (WNMU) 8-4
Jason Wall/Kona Luu (UCSD) def. Rodrigo Almeida/Jean Benoit Belin (WNMU) 8-4
Sam Ling/Junya Yoshida (UCSD) def. Roy Ulibarri/Omar Lopez (WNMU) 8-3
Chapman Chan (UCSD) def. Johan Weich (WNMU) 6-1, 6-3
Junya Yoshida (UCSD) def. Juan Pablo Fuentes (WNMU) 6-3, 6-0
Rodrigo Almeida (WNMU) def. Austin West (UCSD) 6-3, 6-4
Max Jiganti (UCSD) def. Matthieu Covizzi (WNMU) 6-3, 6-1
Jean Benoit Belin (WNMU) def. Sam Ling (UCSD) 7-6, 7-5
Kona Luu (UCSD) def. Roy Ulibarri (WNMU) 6-1, 6-0
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