SCIAC Men's Tennis Tournament Semifinals Recap

SCIAC Men's Tennis Tournament Semifinals Recap

SCIAC Tournament Semifinal: No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) def. No. 4 Caltech, 5-0
CMS advanced to the SCIAC Postseason Tournament final with a sweep of Caltech. Julian Gordy and Nikolai Parodi won No. 1 doubles, 8-3; Jack Katzman and Oscar Burney won No. 2 doubles, 8-1; and Robert Liu teammed with Daniel Park to win No. 3 doubles, 8-3. In singles, Liu and Park posted wins at No. 4 and No. 5 - both by scores of 6-3, 6-1. Varun Shanker of Caltech played Parodi to a score of 4-6, 6-3, 0-1 but they did not finish on the No. 1 court. 

SCIAC Tournament Semifinal: No. 2 Pomona-Pitzer def. No. 3 Redlands, 5-2
After falling behind, 2-1 after doubles, Pomona-Pitzer won all four singles matches that finished. Jed Kronenberg secured a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 1 singles, while Octave Bellet won at No. 3 singels (6-3, 6-4) to help seal the team win. Kronenberg and Nills Skattum registered the Sagehens' lone doubles point at No. 3 doubles (8-6). Brysl Libao and Brad Cummins led Redlands at No. 1 doubles (8-3), while Andrew Yip and Thomas Reznik earned an 8-6 win at No. 2 doubles for the Bulldogs. 

Up Next: CMS will host Pomona-Pitzer in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament final at 1 p.m. at the Bizantz Family Tennis Center on the campus of CMS.