Men's Tennis Gets 100th Victory for Martin
Feb. 21, 1998
Louisville, KY -- The drought ended for the No. 2 ranked Bruins, as UCLA defeated No. 9 Florida 4-3 in today's consolation bracket action at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Team Championships.
The decisive match took place at No. 1 singles, where UCLA's Jean-Noel Grinda defeated Justin O'Neil 7-6(4), 4-6, 6-1. The Bruins also claimed wins at Nos. 3 and 6 singles and earned the doubles point. UCLA returns to action at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 1 hosting No. 51 Fresno State at the Los Angeles Tennis Center.
Here are the position-by-position results:
Singles No. 1 Jean-Noel Grinda (UCLA) def. Justin O'Neil 7-6(4), 4-6, 6-1 No. 2 Nathan Overholser (FL) def. Vince Allegre (UCLA) 7-5, 6-4 No. 3 Matt Breen (UCLA) def. Jon Glover (FL) 6-0, 6-2 No. 4 Jeff Morrison (FL) def. Alex Decret (UCLA) 6-1, 4-6, 7-6(6) No. 5 Amr El Sawaf (UF) def. Brandon Kramer (UCLA) 6-4, 6-4 No. 6 Noah Newman (UCLA) def. Dylan Mann (FL) 7-5, 6-3 Doubles -- (UCLA wins singles point) No. 1 Matt Breen / Jean-Noel Grinda (UCLA) vs. Nathan Overholser / Jeff Morrison (FL) Suspended No. 2 Alex Decret / Brandon Kramer (UCLA) def. Justin O'Neil / Whigham (FL) 8-5 No. 3 Vince Allegre / Chris Sands (UCLA) vs. Amr El Sawaf / Jon Glover (FL) 8-3Final Team Score: UCLA 4, Florida 3
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