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Men's Tennis - Tue, Mar. 22, 2016 - posted by Kayla Klein
Michael Maiolo and Mauricio Mosquera had a good day in doubles and singles play for HIU (Photo by Becca Budai)
Michael Maiolo and Mauricio Mosquera had a good day in doubles and singles play for HIU (Photo by Becca Budai)
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LA HABRA, CA- The Royals faced Colby College (ME) in a home match on Tuesday, March 22. HIU played a close match and walked away with their first win of 2016 with a 5-4 final score. 

Even with their numbers disadvantage that forced them to forfeit two matches, the Royals still came out with the win. Mauricio Mosquera (JR/Ambato, Ecuador) and Michael Maiolo (JR/Mission Viejo, CA) took a win from the Mules in doubles. They beat their opponents with a final score of 8-3.

Mosquera and Maiolo also took wins in singles. Mosquera finished his singles match with a 6-3, 6-1 finish while Maiolo won his singles match by default.

Adrien Varenne (JR/Reunion Island, FRA) also took a win in singles with a 6-2, 6-2 finish, and Anthony Sena (SR/Norwalk, CA) sealed the team victory with a win in singles as well, beating his competitor in a tiebreaker. He had a final score of 6-0, 7-6 (7-2). 

The Royals' next game will be played at home in La Habra on Thursday against University of Hawaii at 1:00 pm.

 
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