No. 9 USC Men Top Off Trip To Virginia With 4-2 Win Over No. 13 Baylor
The No. 9 USC men's tennis team topped off their trip to the ITA National Team Indoor Championships by collecting their 10th win of 2017. In today's consolation bout against No. 13 Baylor, the Trojans took early control of the match and pressed on to a 4-2 victory over the Bears, with Thibault Forget snagging the clincher from court four. The win puts USC at 10-2 overall on the year.
No. 9 USC Men Speed To Victory Over Utah State At ITA Team Indoors
The No. 9 USC men's tennis team regrouped and ripped through to a resounding win on day two at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Va., registering a 4-0 sweep of Utah State in today's consolation match. A swift doubles point was followed by a string of straight set victories in singles, with Riley Smith ringing up the clincher from court six to improve the Trojans to 9-2 overall on the year.
No. 9 USC Men Edged Out 4-3 By No. 7 UCLA In Virginia
The No. 9 USC men’s tennis team put up a fight but wound up just short of No. 7 UCLA in a tough Round of 16 matchup out at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Va., today. USC snagged the first lead in picking up the doubles point and had the match tied up at 3-3 with one match still raging in a third set, but it was the Bruins who grabbed the clincher from court one to register the 4-3 win and take a spot in tomorrow’s quarterfinals. USC will face Utah State in the consolation bracket tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. ET.
No. 9 USC Men Journey Eastward For ITA National Team Indoors
The No. 9 Trojans head to the East Coast this week to engage in action at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships, setting up camp in Charlottesville, Va., to play as one of the top 16 teams in the land. Competition runs Feb. 17-20, with USC (8-1) opening up the trip with a clash against crosstown rival UCLA. The Trojans and the Bruins are lined up for a Round of 16 faceoff starting at 6:30 p.m. ET on Friday (Feb. 17) to fight for a spot in the next day’s quarterfinals.
No. 9 USC Men Win Two Under The Lights
The No. 9 USC men's tennis team was able to get two matches in before inclement weather is due to move into the Los Angeles area, bumping up a doubleheader of action to today (Feb. 9) in lieu of risking postponement. The move worked out well, as USC was able to get both matches in today, while ringing up two wins with 6-1 scores over visiting San Francisco and UC Davis at Marks Stadium. USC strung up the first four points in both matches, with the win over the Dons clinched by Laurens Verboven and the victory over the Aggies secured by Brandon Holt. USC improves to 8-1 with the winning day on home courts tonight.