Eagle Tennis Teams Defeats Pomona-Pitzer

MSJC Mens Tennis, ranked #2 in the south, goes on the road and defeats #30 Nationally ranked Div 3 Pomona Pitzer College! The early evening match started at 6pm and was played at the Claremont Mudd Tennis Facility. The eagles got things rolling early in the match by taking the #1 and #3 doubles points. Heading into the singles leading 2-1 Emmanuel Mensah once again led the talented group of sophmores into battle against a very strong Pomona team. Having yet to surrender a set this season in singles, Mensah secured his point in the line-up with a 6-3, 6-3 victory. Gabor Toth, Bruno Reich and Richard Tetteh also cruised to straight set victories. This was a huge win for the mens tennis program and builds plenty of confidence heading into next weeks match with LA Pierce College.
 
Non-Conference Dual Match Played on 2/4/10 @ Claremont Mudd College
 
MSJC def. Pomona Pitzer College
6-3
 
Mens Singles
 
1. Emmanuel Mensah (msjc) def. Uday Singh (ppc) 6-3, 6-3
2. Gabor Toth (msjc) def. Frankie Allinson (ppc) 6-1, 6-3
3. Bruno Reich (msjc) def. Max Sabel (ppc) 6-2, 6-0
4. Richard Tetteh (msjc) def. Kevin Prescott (ppc) 6-2, 6-2
5. Grant Freidman (ppc) def. Jonathan Wicks (msjc) 6-3, 6-4
6. Ramsey Bernard (ppc) def. James Bragg (msjc) 7-5, 6-4
 
Mens Doubles
 
1. Mensah/Toth (msjc) def. Singh/Allinson (ppc) 8-4
2. Freidman/Sable (ppc) def. Bragg/Tetteh (msjc) 8-1
3. Wicks/Reich (msjc) def. Cohn/Prescott (ppc) 8-4
 
MSJC 5-1