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Villanova Suffers Setback against UC Davis
Michael Rosengren and the Wildcats will aim to bounce back Tuesday against Point Loma Nazarene.

 
Michael Rosengren and the Wildcats will aim to bounce back Tuesday against Point Loma Nazarene.
 

March 2, 2014

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - After inclement weather cancelled the Villanova men's tennis match against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps earlier Sunday morning, the Wildcats returned to action later that afternoon and dropped a 7-0 contest against UC Davis at the Barnes Tennis Center in San Diego, Calif.

The Aggies (5-5) collected an early lead following a pair of victories at the top-two doubles slots to clinch the first point of the match.

At the No. 5 position, Michael Rosengren battled Adam Levie in a back-and-forth match that was decided by a third set tiebreaker. After falling in set one, 3-6, the junior rallied back to take a 6-5 advantage in the next set to force the final stanza. However, Levie would edge the Rosengren 10-8 in the final set to ensure the shutout. Villanova drops to 0-4 on the young season, while UC Davis (5-5) moves back to .500 for the second time in 2014.

Dual match play continues Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. against Point Loma Nazarene in San Diego, Calif.

Below is a look at the complete results of Sunday's dual match:

UC Davis 7, Villanova 0 - Mar. 1 - Barnes Tennis Center - San Diego, Calif.

Doubles (UC Davis takes the doubles point)
1. Alec Adamson/Adam Levie (UCD) def. Thomas O'Brien/Kelly Donaldson (VU), 8-2
2. Parker Kelley/James Wade (UCD) def. Matt Colonnese/Michael Rosengren (VU), 8-2
3. Brett Bacharach/Adam Luba (UCD) vs. Tim Abbracciamento/Bradley Noyes (VU), unfinished

Singles:
1. Alec Adamson (UCD) def. Thomas O'Brien (VU), 6-3, 6-4
2. Brett Bacharach (UCD) def. Mark Miller (VU), 6-2, 6-3
3. James Wade (UCD) def. Kelly Donaldson (VU), 6-1, 6-2
4. Parker Kelley (UCD) def. Tim Abbracciamento (VU), 6-0, 6-1
5. Adam Levie (UCD) def. Michael Rosengren (VU), 3-6, 6-5, 10-8
6. Mitch Thorp (UCD) def. Matt Colonnese (VU), 6-4, 6-2

 

 

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