Mesa Men's Tennis Beats Ventura in 1st Round of Playoffs

Mesa Men's Tennis Beats Ventura in 1st Round of Playoffs

The San Diego Mesa Men's Tennis team woke up just in the nick of time to beat Ventura in the first round of the 2015 Dual Team Championships 5-3.

The Olympians went down 2-1 after doubles and then 3-1 after Mesa lost at #1 singles. But after Tyler Luck won in straight sets at #5, #2, #3, #4, and #6 all went into the third set with the Olympians prevailing in them all while Corentin Haener was up 4-2 when play was suspended once Mesa earned the 5th point.

"We are a very resilient team," said Olympian Head Coach Michael Hootner. "I'm very proud of this group," concluded Coach Hootner.

Mesa will now take on the #1 seed, Irvine Valley next Tuesday, 4/14, at 2pm at Irvine. The game will be broadcast live at, www.ustream.tv. Then search coachhootner.