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No. 6 Rollins Opens West Coast Trip with Win
Courtesy: Rollins Athletics  
Release: 03/07/2013


LA JOLLA, Calif. (March 6, 2013) - The sixth ranked Tars overcame an early deficit to secure the 6-3 win over No. 28 UC San Diego on Wednesday morning.

The pairing of Adrian Di Felice and Cooper Maxwell defeated Rajeev Herekar and Teddy Truong, 8-6 in the No. 3 slot for Rollins' only win in doubles.

Down a point heading to singles, the Tars went on to win five out of six singles matches.

In No. 1 singles, Will Kwok defeated Camill Salomon 7-5, 4-6, 10-7
while Robin Marchione downed Max Jiganti 2-6, 6-2, 6-3
in the No. 2 spot.

Malte Christesen and Di Felice each won in No. 3 and No. 4 singles repectively while Maxell bead Truong 6-1, 6-3 in No. 6 singles.

The Tars will be back in action Thursday, Mar. 7 when they take on the University of Hawaii - Hilo. Play is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m.

Tennis Match Results

Rollins vs UC San Diego

03/06/13 at La Jolla, CA
(Northview Tennis Courts)

#6 Rollins 6, #28 UC San Diego 3

 Singles competition 

1. Will Kwok (RC) def. Camill Salomon (UCSD-MTN) 7-5, 4-6, 10-7

2. Robin Marchione (RC) def. Max Jiganti (UCSD-MTN) 2-6, 6-2, 6-3

3. Malte Christesen (RC) def. Rajeev Herekar (UCSD-MTN) 6-3, 6-3

4. Adrian Di Felice (RC) def. Ganesh Alagappan (UCSD-MTN) 7-6, 4-6, 6-3

5. Kona Luu (UCSD-MTN) def. Jacobo Herrero (RC) 6-3, 7-5

6. Cooper Maxwell (RC) def. Teddy Truong (UCSD-MTN) 6-1, 6-3

 Doubles competition 

1. Camill Salomon/Devon Sousa (UCSD-MTN) def. Will Kwok/Robin Marchione (RC) 8-4

2. Max Jiganti/Kona Luu (UCSD-MTN) def. Malte Christesen/Jacobo Herrero (RC) 8-5

3. Adrian Di Felice/Cooper Maxwell (RC) def. Rajeev Herekar/Teddy Truong (UCSD-MTN) 8-6

Match Notes:

Rollins 4-4; National ranking #6; Regional ranking #4

UC San Diego 6-4; National ranking #28; Regional ranking #5

Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (3,6,5,4,2,1)

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