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