April 4, 2012

No. 34 Santa Clara Bests USF 7-0

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -  The No. 34 Santa Clara men's tennis squad improved to 16-4 this season with a 7-0 victory over West Coast Conference and Bay Area foe USF. The Broncos swept singles play and won two doubles matches on the way to the 7-0 win.       

In singles, No. 111 Kyle Dandan picked up a solid victory over No. 107 Thai Tu 6-4, 6-2. In the No. 2 spot, John Lamble added a singles point for the Broncos by besting Germain Bahri 6-3, 6-1. Senior Nicolas Vinel and junior Tom Pham both posted wins in the No. 3 and No. 4 spot, respectively. Junior Eugene Muchynski won his bout in straight sets at No. 6 singles. Freshman Ilya Ostinsev pushed his winning streak to 13 straight matches by topping William Schumaker 6-3, 6-3 at No. 5.

In doubles, the Broncos took two of three matches to add the doubles point. The tandem of Dandan and Pham picked up the first Santa Clara win before Muchynski and Vinel secured the 7-0 Bronco win.

Santa Clara returns home to host Cal Poly on Sat., Apr. 9

 

 Position

 Univ. of San Francisco

 Santa Clara University

 Winner

 Score

 #1 Singles

 #107 Thai Tu

 #111 Kyle Dandan

 Santa Clara University

 6-4, 6-2

 #2 Singles

 Germain Bahri

 John Lamble

 Santa Clara University

 6-3, 6-1

 #3 Singles

 Bernardo Saraiva

 Nicolas Vinel

 Santa Clara University

 7-6, 7-5

 #4 Singles

 Richard Bucalem

 Tom Pham

 Santa Clara University

 6-2, 6-3

 #5 Singles

 William Schumacher

 Ilya Osintsev

 Santa Clara University

 6-3, 6-3

 #6 Singles

 Jacob Hartwig

 Eugene Muchynski

 Santa Clara University

 6-4, 7-6

 #1 Doubles

 Germain Bahri 
 Jonathon Knowlman

 Ilya Osintsev 
 John Lamble

 Univ. of San Francisco

 8-7

 #2 Doubles

 William Schumacher 
 Thai Tu

 Kyle Dandan 
 Tom Pham

 Santa Clara University

 8-6

 #3 Doubles

 Jacob Hartwig 
 Richard Bucalem

 Eugene Muchynski 
 Nicolas Vinel

 Santa Clara University

 8-6