Sixth-Ranked UCLA Sweeps Loyola Marymount, 7-0

March 25, 2008

LOS ANGELES - The sixth-ranked UCLA men's tennis team had little trouble with local rival Loyola Marymount on Tuesday, taking a 7-0 victory in a non-conference match at the Los Angeles Tennis Center. The Bruins improve their record to 13-1 on the season, while the Lions fall to 7-8.

After taking the doubles point with wins on all three courts, the Bruins moved out to a 3-0 lead when freshmen Nick Meister and Ahmed Ismail took a pair of victories at court Nos. 5 and 6. Meister was perfect in his match with Stefan Nikolic, winning 6-0, 6-0. Ismail dropped just three games en route to a 6-0, 6-3 decision.

Junior Michael Look clinched the match for UCLA at court No. 3, taking a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Renzo Maggi.

Mathieu Dehaine (court No. 1), Holden Seguso (court No. 2) and Jeremy Drean (court No. 4) were also singles winners for the Bruins on Tuesday.

UCLA opens up Pac-10 play this weekend, traveling to the Pacific Northwest for matches against Washington on Friday and Oregon on Saturday.


Opponents Score 8-4 8-1 Drean/Look (UCLA) def. Nikolic/Twarowski (LMU) 8-6
1. (37) Meister/ Harel Srugo (UCLA) def. Berhof/Tadevosian (LMU)
2. Dehaine/Seguso (UCLA) def. Lopez/Maggi (LMU)
UCLA WinsDoubles Point -- Order of Finish: 2, 1, 3


Opponents Score 6-2, 5-7, (10-3) 6-1, 3-6, (10-6) 6-0, 6-2* 7-5, 6-1 6-0, 6-0 6-0, 6-3
1. (21) Mathieu Dehaine (UCLA) def. Jacek Twarowski (LMU)
2. (31) Holden Seguso (UCLA) def. Ivan Lopez (LMU)
3. Michael Look (UCLA) def. Renzo Maggi (LMU)
4. Jeremy Drean (UCLA) def. Johan Berhof (LMU)
5. Nick Meister (UCLA) def. Stefan Nikolic (LMU)
6. Ahmed Ismail (UCLA) def. Aris Andreasian (LMU)
* Denotes Clinching Match -- Order of Finish: 5, 6, 3, 2, 4, 1
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