Rams drop Mason, 4-0, to advance to third straight Atlantic 10 Championship match

The Basics

  • Score: VCU 4, Mason 0
  • Records: VCU (16-12), Mason (13-11)
  • Location: Lindner Family Tennis Center – Mason, Ohio
  • The Short Story: For a third straight year, the VCU men's tennis team will do battle with George Washington with the Atlantic 10 title on the line. The Rams advanced to their third straight championship match with a 4-0 defeat of Mason on Saturday evening. Newcomers Joseph Cohen, Catalin Fifea and Louis Ishizaka all recorded singles victories in the contest.
The Results

Singles
1) Michal Voscek (VCU) vs. Jimmy Lange (Mason), 6-3, 3-6 DNF
2) Daryla Monfils (VCU) vs. Aaron Capitel (Mason), 6-4, 5-3 DNF
3) Joseph Cohen (VCU) def. Tanner Baine (Mason), 6-2, 6-2
4) Catalin Fifea (VCU) def. Joe Hill (Mason), 6-1, 6-3
5) Wilder Pimentel (VCU) vs. Conor Moran (Mason), 6-2, 5-3 DNF
6) Louis Ishizaka (VCU) def. Daniel Gutierrez (Mason), 6-3, 6-4

Doubles
1) Cohen/Monfils (VCU) def. Lange/Hill (Mason), 8-2
2) Fifea/Pimentel (VCU) vs. Baine/Gutierrez (Mason), 5-3
3) Voscek/Ishizaka (VCU) def. Capitel/Barker (Mason), 8-2 

Up Next

  • The Rams will take on George Washington for the third straight year in the A-10 Championship. First serve is set for 11 a.m. on Sunday. 

 

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