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Men's Tennis - Wed, Mar. 30, 2016 - posted by Kayla Klein
Adrien Varenne swept in his singles event and won his doubles as well (Photo by Becca Budai)
Adrien Varenne swept in his singles event and won his doubles as well (Photo by Becca Budai)
Pacific Lutheran University
Hope International

LA HABRA, CA- HIU hosted Pacific Lutheran University (WA) at home in La Habra on Wednesday, Mar. 30 at 1:00 pm. The Royals got their second win of the season with a final score of 6-3 over the Lutes.

The Royals proved that they can play through their numbers disadvantage since they defaulted on one singles event and one doubles event. They calimed both of the doubles events played against the Lutes with the lone loss coming by default.

Adrien Varenne (JR/Reunion Island, FRA) and Anthony Sena (SR/Norwalk, CA) won their doubles match, outscoring their components 8-3. Michael Maiolo (JR/Mission Viejo, CA) and Mauricio Mosquera (JR/Ambato, Ecuador) also took the win in a close doubles match. They beat their competitors with a final score of 8-6.

HIU claimed four of their wins in singles to help them carry the day. Mosquera took his singles match with a final tally of 6-3, 6-2. Varenne had a perfect singles match, giving him a score of 6-0, 6-0. Sena also took a win in singles with a final tally of 6-0, 6-1. The final win in singles came from Maiolo. He won his match with a 6-3, 6-2 final. 

"I am extremely proud of our team today for pulling together and winning despite starting down two sets," Coach Becca Budai said of the win. "I was also proud of the way that Adrien easily outed his opponent in singles play."

The Royals' next match will be a GSAC match played against Arizona Christian at home in La Habra on Saturday, April 2, at 1:00 pm.

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