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Men's Tennis - Thu, Mar. 24, 2016 - posted by Kayla Klein
Varenne and Sena were the only winners against Hawai'i-Hilo (Photo by Becca Budai)
Varenne and Sena were the only winners against Hawai'i-Hilo (Photo by Becca Budai)
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University of Hawaii-Hilo
Hope International

LA HABRA, CA- The Royals hosted the University of Hawaii-Hilo at home in La Habra on Thursday, March 24. HIU took a 1-8 loss against the NCAA DII Vulcans.

The only win for HIU came from their doubles matches. Anthony Sena (SR/Norwalk, CA) and Adrien Varenne (JR/Reunion Island, FRA) beat their competitors with a final tally of 8-3. Michael Maiolo (JR/Mission Viejo, CA) and Mauricio Mosquera (JR/Ambato, Ecuador) came close in their doubles match, but they suffered the loss. They scored 6 points in the 6-8 finish. 

When it came to singles, some Royals were able to put some points up against their different components. Mosquera scored 2 points, giving him a final score of 2-6, 0-6. Varenne came close in his singles match, but he lost in the tie breaker. He had a final tally of 6-0, 4-6 (10-4).

Sena also had a close singles match, but lost in the tiebreaker, as well. His match ended in a 3-6, 6-4 (5-10). Maiolo also had a tiebreaker showdown and a chance to pull out a win but lost. He had a final tally of 6-3, 6-7, (5-7) (6-10).

HIU's next match will be played at home in La Habra against #20 Lewis-Clark State (ID) at 1:00 pm on Monday, Mar. 28.

 
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