SDSU Men's Tennis Falls To Top-Ranked USC

Feb. 24, 2012

LOS ANGELES - The San Diego State men's tennis team suffered its second loss of the season on Friday, with a 7-0 setback to top-ranked USC at Marks Stadium.

The Aztecs, who were off to their best start since 1999, is now 5-2 on the season. Both losses have come to top 10 teams. The Trojans improved to 12-0

San Diego State, which is 3-0 at the Aztec Tennis Center this season, is back in action on Thursday when the Aztecs play host to Fresno State. Match time is scheduled for 1 p.m. PT.

#1 USC 7, #60 San Diego State 0
Feb. 24, 2012 -- Marks Stadium

DOUBLES
(1) Nguyen/Sarmiento (USC) def. Siddiqui/Bertsch (SDSU) -- 8-2
(2) Gomez/Quiroz (USC) def. Simon/Baylon (SDSU) -- 8-1
(3) E. Johnson/Vives (USC) def. Pulgar/Gelbrich (SDSU) -- 8-7 (5)
USC wins doubles point.
Order of finish: 2, 1, 3

SINGLES
(1) #18 Ray Sarmiento (USC) def. Javier Pulgar (SDSU) -- 6-1, 6-2
(2) #36 Yannick Hanfmann (USC) def. Derek Siddiqui (SDSU) -- 6-4, 6-2
(3) #14 Daniel Nguyen (USC) def. Thorsten Bertsch (SDSU) -- 6-4, 7-6 (4)
(4) #86 Roberto Quiroz (USC) def. Rickey Baylon (SDSU) -- 6-1, 6-3
(5) Eric Johnson (USC) def. Freddy Gelbrich (SDSU) -- 6-3, 6-2
(6) Jonny Wang (USC) def. Juan Florez (SDSU) -- 6-2, 6-4
Order of finish: 1, 5, 4, 2, 6, 3