Tigers Get Toppled by First-place Irvine Valley, 7-2, Tuesday

Tigers Get Toppled by First-place Irvine Valley, 7-2, Tuesday

RIVERSIDE -- Watching its three-match win streak go by the boards to the same team which last defeated it, the Riverside City College (RCC) Tigers men's tennis squad lost, 7-2, to the visiting Irvine Valley College (IVC) Lasers in an Orange Empire Conference (OEC) match Tuesday afternoon (March 11) at RCC's Fran Bushman Courts.

Riverside (11-3, 4-2 OEC) led, 2-1, after doubles, but then lost all six singles matches.

With the win, Irvine Valley (13-1, 6-0 OEC) swept the conference series against Riverside and prepares to battle for a no. 1 seed in the South.

The Tigers return to action on Thursday, Mar. 13, in a non-conference match at El Camino College at 2 p.m. 



#1        Simon Guillin (IVC)                 d.         Danny Garcia (RCC)               6-4, 6-4

#2        Guillermo Ucelay (IVC)           d.         David Stanko (RCC)                6-2, 6-1

#3        Steven Le (IVC)                       d.         Yann Herve (RCC)                   6-0, 6-2

#4        Jack Divorty (IVC)                   d.         Patrick Stetco (RCC)               6-2, 6-3

#5        James Lafond (IVC)                 d.         Joffrey Fecomme (RCC)          7-5, 6-3

#6        Mixime Rumeau (IVC)             d.         Conner Stephenson (RCC)    6-4, 6-2


#1        Garcia/Stephenson (RCC)      d.         Le/Divorty (IVC)                      8-4

#2        Ucelay/Guillin (IVC)                d.         Stanko/Stetco (RCC)              8-2

#3        Herve/Romero (RCC)              d.         Rumeau/Gibson (IVC)            8-5