Occidental Too Much for Men's Tennis in 6-3 Loss

Occidental Too Much for Men's Tennis in 6-3 Loss


LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The Lewis & Clark men's tennis team could not pull past the Occidental Tigers on Sunday afternoon in the Pioneers second game of their California tour, falling 6-3.

The Pioneers earned just one of the three doubles points, with Kevin Ross and Michael Brewer winning from the No. 2 position. The duo took down Trevor Brown and Chernin Avery with relative ease, winning 8-3. The teams of Daniel Hahm and Morgan Joyce (No. 1), as well as Scott Monismith and Parker Nichols (No. 3) each fell 8-5.

Ross also earned the Pioneers a point as the teams No. 2 singles player, taking down Kevin Siebes 6-2, 6-3. Lewis & Clark's final point came from Ben Sands, who played as the No. 6, after he defeated Avery Howard in three sets 5-7, 6-4, 10-4.

Brewer battled Josh Dancu in the No. 1 position, falling 6-1, 6-3. Hahm fell in the three spot to Eric Kazangian 7-6, 6-3, while Joyce lost 6-2, 6-3 as the No. 4 to Chernin. Monismith took on Brown in the four spot, falling 6-3 in both sets.

The Pioneers return to the court on Wednesday, March 26 at 2 p.m. at Sonoma State.