LA JOLLA, Calif. (March 14, 2017) – The Tars suffered a second defeat on their road trip to the west coast, falling to No. 13 UC-San Diego by a score of 5-0. The losses moves the Tars to 6-7 on the year while the Tritons improve to 12-1 in 2017.
UC-San Diego overpowered the Tars in doubles play, sweeping all three matches. Alexandra Borg and Fabiana Vitanza pushed Britta Mosser and Shannon Theisen in the first position, but fell by a score of 9-7.
The Tritons won the first two singles matches, in the second and fourth positions, at which point the match was called, handing Rollins their seventh loss of the season.
The Tars will close out their road trip in California tomorrow when they take the court against No. 24 Point Loma Nazarene. First serve is set for 2 p.m.