Eagles Win Two More in Men's Tennis

MSJC Mens Tennis dominates Santa Barbara City College and Riverside City College in a hard fought double-header played on 1/29/10
The eagles started the day with a 10am match against visiting MenashSanta Barbara College and showed their opponents very early why MSJC is the pre-season #2 ranked team in southern california JC's with a 9-0 victory. Emmanuel Mensah returned to action for the flying eagles and continued to show his dominance in the singles rotation scoring a convincing 6-0, 6-2 victory. Gabor Toth, whom played for nationally ranked Cal Baptist University in the 2009 season, also showed his talents on the court with a 6-1 6-0 score. Super Sophmores Bruno Reich, Richard Tetteh also played strong to singles victories as did the newest talented additions to the eagles lineup, James Bragg and Jonathan Wicks.
There was little time to rest as the eagles were also host to visiting regional rival Riverside City College. Match time was set for 2pm and the eagles were once again up for the challenge as they prevailed with a dominating 8-1 victory! Once again the singles rotation scored a 6-0 sweep over their opponents and have yet to drop a singles match in their 3 matches played. Jonathan Wicks and James Bragg continue to show they can deliver anchoring the bottom 2 spots on the very talented eagle singles lineup.
MSJC goes on the road next week against perennial power Div 2 Cal Poly Pomona on monday @ 130pm.
Non-Conference Dual Match on 1/29/10 @ MSJC
MSJC def. Santa Barbara City College
Mens Singles
1. Emmanuel Mensah (msjc) def. Regis Fastrev (sbcc) 6-0, 6-2
2. Gabor Toth (msjc) def. Nikoloy Ivanov (sbcc) 6-1, 6-0
3. Bruno Reich (msjc) def. Kyle Lewis (sbcc) 6-3, 7-5
4. Richard Tetteh (msjc) def. Zach Scott (sbcc) 6-1, 6-4
5. Jonathan Wicks (msjc) def. Cameron Deargon (sbcc) 6-0, 6-4
6. James Bragg (msjc) def. Quintin Richelle (sbcc) 6-2, 6-4
Mens Doubles
1. Mensah/Toth (msjc) def. Fastrev/Ivanov (sbcc) 6-1, 6-2
2. Bragg/Tetteh (msjc) def. Scott/Richelle (sbcc) 7-5, 6-1
3. Wicks/Reich (msjc) def. Lewis/Deargon (sbcc) 6-4, 6-4
Non-Conference Dual Match played on 1/29/10 @ MSJC
Mens Singles
1. Emmanuel Mensah (msjc) def. Sam Pirani (rcc) 6-1, 6-1
2. Gabor Toth (msjc) def. Marlo Carillo (rcc) 6-1, 6-0
3. Bruno Reich (msjc) def. JD Owens (rcc) 6-0, 6-1
4. Richard Tetteh (msjc) def. Jharon Gines (rcc) 6-2, 6-4
5. Jonathan Wicks (msjc) def. Spencer Melendez (rcc) 6-4, 6-1
6. James Bragg (msjc) def. Rafael Ermac (rcc) 6-3, 5-7 10-5
Mens Doubles
1. Mensah/Toth (msjc) def. Pirani/Melendez (rcc) 8-2
2. Owens/Carillo (rcc) def. Bragg/Tetteh (msjc) 8-6
3. Wicks/Reich (msjc) def. Gines/Ermac (rcc) 8-4
MSJC 3-0