LOS ANGELES Coming off an upset win over No. 14-ranked Pepperdine on Sunday, the No. 37-ranked
The Broncos gave all they had, but couldn’t pull their second-straight upset after winning one doubles match and one singles match each.
In the No. 1 doubles spot, senior Kean Feeder and freshman James Meredith battled to a 9-7 win over Haythem Abid and Amit Inbar, earning the only doubles win for the Broncos on the day.
Senior Clancy Shields proved why he is ranked No. 22 in the national singles poll with a quick 6-3, 6-2 win over Abid at the No. 1 singles spot.
The Bruins’ Matt Brooklyn and Harel Srugo were able to defeat Stanley Sarapanich and Clancy Shields in the No. 2 doubles match, 8-2, while Michael Look and Nick Meister earned an 8-5 win over Blane Shields and Matt Solomon in the No. 3 spot to clinch the doubles point.
The Broncos continue their season on Saturday when they host one of 15 ITA National Team Indoor First and Second rounds. The Broncos host No. 12 Stanford, No. 27 Auburn and No. 29 Vanderbilt.
#4 UCLA 6,
January 27, 2009 -
1. Feeder/Meredith (BSU) def. Abid/Inbar (UCLA) 9-7
2. Brooklyn/Srugo (UCLA) def. Sarapanich/C. Shields (BSU) 8-2
3. Look/Meister (UCLA) def. B. Shields/Matt Solomon (BSU) 8-5
UCLA Wins Doubles Point - Order of Finish: 2, 1, 3
1. (22) Clancy Shields (BSU) def. Haythem Abid (UCLA) 6-3, 6-2
2. (67) Matt Brooklyn (UCLA) def. (90) Kean Feeder (BSU) 6-3, 6-3
3. Harel Srugo (UCLA) def. James Meredith (BSU) 5-7, 6-2 (10-6)
4. Michael Look (UCLA) def. Cristian Hodel (BSU) 6-4, 6-1
5. (78) Nick Meister (UCLA) def. (85)
6. Amit Inbar (UCLA) def. Blane Shields (BSU) 6-3, 6-3
* Denotes Clinching Match -- Order of Finish: 4, 6, 5, 2, 1, 3