Aggies Sweep Swarthmore, Post 7-0 Victory

Jayce Fitch earned a straight-set win at No.1 Saturday against Swarthmore. (Wayne Tilcock/The Davis Enterprise)
 
Jayce Fitch earned a straight-set win at No.1 Saturday against Swarthmore. (Wayne Tilcock/The Davis Enterprise)
 

March 5, 2005

DAVIS, Calif. - UC Davis captured the opening doubles point then carried the momentum into singles play as the Aggies snapped a seven-match skid with a 7-0 victory over Swarthmore in a men's tennis match Saturday afternoon at the Marya Welch Tennis Center.

With the win the Aggies improve to 2-8 this season.

UC Davis won all three doubles matches to take the opening point. Michel Chin and Justin Garcia posted an 8-2 win over Brian Park and Jonathan Reiss at No.1 while Jordan Combs and Casey McMakin blanked Justin Durand and Jonathan Lo, 8-0, at No.2. At No.3, Henri Landes and Daniel Elefant earned an 8-4 win over Rahul D'Silva and Sam Sidhu.

In singles action, earned four straight-set wins to clinch the match. At No.2 Chin posted a 6-0, 6-1 win over Park with Combs defeating D'Silva, 6-1, 6-3, at No.3. At No.5, McMakin defeated Adam Wallwork, 6-0, 6-4 and Bastian Bartels won his second straight match at No.6, defeating Sidhu, 6-1, 6-0.

UC Davis won in three sets at No.1 when Jayce Fitch won 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 over Reiss and at No.4 when Elefant defeated Lo, 6-0, 5-7, 6-4.

UC Davis is next in action on Sunday when it travels to Moraga for a 1 p.m. meeting at Saint Mary's.

UC DAVIS MEN'S TENNIS
UC Davis 7 def. Swarthmore 0
March 5, 2005
Marya Welch Tennis Center

SINGLES
No.1 Jayce Fitch (UCD) def. Jonathan Reiss (S) 6-3, 3-6, 6-1
No.2 Michael Chin (UCD) def. Brian Park (S) 6-0, 6-1
No.3 Jordan Combs (UCD) def. Justin Durand (S) 6-1, 6-3
No.4 Daniel Elefant (UCD) def. Jonathan Lo (S) 6-0, 5-7, 6-4
No.5 Casey McMakin (UCD) def. Adam Wallwork (S) 6-0, 6-4
No.6 Bastian Bartels (UCD) def. Sam Sidhu (S) 6-1, 6-0

DOUBLES
No.1 Chin/ Justin Garcia (UCD) def. Reiss/Park (S) 8-2
No.2 Combs/McMakin (UCD) def. Lo/Durand (S) 8-0
No.3 Elefant / Henri Landes (UCD) def. D'Silva/Sidhu (S) 8-4