Men's Tennis Wins Road Thriller Against UC Davis on Sunday

Kamran Khan
Kamran Khan

DAVIS, Calif. - Santa Clara men's tennis pulled off a hard-fought 4-3 road victory over UC Davis on Sunday.

Playing on court No. 6, Kamran Khan clinched the match by coming from behind against Mitchell Iwahiro of UC Davis (4-8) to claim a 4-6, 6-2, 7-6(4) victory.

Connor Garnett had given the Broncos a 3-2 edge with a three-set win (6-2, 1-6, 6-1) against Jonathan Star, but UC Davis' Ivan Thamma helped set up the dramatic final singles matchup with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over Robert Seby on court No. 2.

Andrew Gu won twice on the day for the Broncos (6-2). He teamed with Seby at the No. 1 position to defeat Thamma and Everett Maltby 6-4, the lone doubles victory for Santa Clara.

Gu also defeated the top singles player for the Aggies, knocking off David Goulak in straight sets (6-1, 6-3)

The Broncos play twice at home next weekend. They face Grand Canyon at noon on Saturday and Sacramento State at 2 p.m. the following day.

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