Men's Tennis Beats RCC; Off to 2-0 Start

#3 MSJC defeats crosstown rival #5 RCC on tuesday at the RCC campus in Riverside. The eagles dominated the singles rotation losing only 1 point at the #5 position. The host tigers fought hard in the doubles matches taking 2 of the 3 matches which followed the singles play. The #2 doubles team of James Bragg and Murilo Valadares remained undefeated at the #2 position with an 8-5 victory. MSJC travels to #11 Orange Coast College on thursday for another dual team non-conference matchup. 
 
MSJC def. RCC
6-3
dual match played on 2/8/11 @ RCC
 
Singles
1. Victor Bittar (msjc) def. Jharon Gines (rcc) 7-5, 6-3
2. Mensford Owusu (msjc) def. Jairus Ouelhe (rcc) 6-2, 6-3
3. Murilo Valadares (msjc) def. Theo Arruda (rcc) 6-3, 6-4
4. James Bragg (msjc) def. Ulises Ramos (rcc) 6-3, 6-2
5. Spencer Melendez (rcc) def. Anderson Ribeiro (msjc) 6-2, 2-6 6-3
6. Tavyn Martin Libao (msjc) def. Guilherme DeSouza (rcc) 6-3, 6-4
 
Doubles
1. Ouelhe/Gines (rcc) def. Bittar/Owusu (msjc) 8-6
2. Bragg/Valadares (msjc) def. Arruda/Melendez (rcc) 8-5
3. Banos/DeSouza (rcc) def. Libao/Ribeiro (msjc) 8-5
 
MSJC 2-0
RCC 1-1