Storrs, Conn.- The Sacred Heart men's tennis team competed at UConn on Sunday in a hard fought match , despite losing 6-1.
Seiji Hosokawa got it done at one singles defeating Justin Warren, 6-4, 6-3. Chris Sause at five singles had a battle, winning the first set 7-5 and narrowly missing out on the second set in a tiebreaker 7-6 (2), before losing the third. After losing the first set 6-0, freshmen Lucca Casalduc showed great charachter fighting back to win the second set 7-5 after losing the first 6-0 - before just missing out on the third tiebreaker 10-6.
1. Seiji Hosokawa (SHU) def. Warren (UConn)) 6-4, 6-3
2. Zheng (UConn) def. Francisco Del Valle (SHU) 6-1, 6-3
3. Holtmann (UConn) def. Cory Seltman (SHU) 7-6 (10), 6-1
4. McLister (UConn) def. Bryan Einstoss (SHU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Hill (UConn) def. Chris Sause (SHU) 5-7, 7-6 (2), (10-0)
6. Edwards (UConn) def. Lucca Casalduc (SHU) 6-0, 5-7, (10-6)
Up next for the Pioneers is ITA's on Friday at Yale.