Tennis brief: Bears Fall to UC-Santa Cruz in Finals of National Indoor Championships

| Sports Reporter

After defeating No. 6 Johns Hopkins University 8-1 and edging No. 2 Emory University 5-4 in the first two rounds of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Indoor Tennis Championships, the No. 3 Washington University men’s tennis team fell to the No. 1 UC-Santa Cruz in the championship match 5-1. In the semifinals, senior Danny Levy fought back from a 4-1 deficit in the opening set to win a 6-4, 6-3 victory in sixth singles to send the Bears to the finals. Senior John Watts was the sole victor for the Bears in singles in the final round, as they dropped two other singles matches and all three doubles matches. The Bears had not dropped a match in doubles play during the tournament until entering the final round. (Daniel Kurzner)

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