Scott Lipsky Falls In Semifinal Consolation Singles Match At ITA Indoors
Nov. 10, 2001
FARMERS BRANCH, Tex. - Stanford's lone remaining singles entry- junior Scott Lipsky (Merrick, NY/Bellmore-Kennedy HS)-was bounced from the consolation singles semifinals Saturday morning, dropping a 7-5, 6-3 decision to Mississippi State's Romain Ambert at the 2001 Omni Hotels Intercollegiate Indoor Championships.
Lipsky had won his first two consolation singles matches Friday afternoon before falling to the tournament's No. 8 seed Ambert. The Cardinal senior had previously edged Indiana State's Vedron Vidovic in the first round of the consolation singles draw 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (4), and then defeated Jonathan Chu of Harvard 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (13) in the quarterfinals.
He dropped a 6-4, 6-4 decision to Benjamin Becker of Baylor on Thursday afternoon in the main draw.
The Omni Hotels National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, which is hosted by SMU is the nation's premier collegiate indoor tennis tournament. The event is also the second of three national championship events for college men's tennis this season (the first event - the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-American Championships - was held last month, and the third event is the season-ending NCAA Championships in May).
Consolation Singles Semifinal Round (11-10-01)
Romain Ambert (MISSISSIPPI STATE) def. Scott Lipsky (STANFORD) 7-5, 6-3