May 22, 2014
ATHENS, Ga. – The final three players of the Baylor men’s tennis team’s contingent at the NCAA Singles & Doubles Championships were all eliminated on Thursday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.
In singles action, No. 31 Diego Galeano opened the day with a three-set loss to 38th-ranked Leandro Toledo of Minnesota. The BU junior dropped the first set, 6-3, but responded to take the second set in a tiebreaker, 7-6(4). However, Toledo rallied back to take the final set, 6-4, and earn the win.
The loss ended Galeano’s season with a 29-13 record and an 11-10 mark against ranked foes.
In the opening round of doubles action, Patrick Pradella and Mate Zsiga were upset by North Carolina State’s 29th-ranked pairing of Ian Dempster and Robbie Mudge, 6-4, 7-6(7).
The loss dropped the BU pairing’s record to 10-9 on the year and 4-4 vs. ranked foes.
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Baylor’s 2013-14 season is now officially done both as a team and individually. The final ITA Team and Individual rankings will be released next week.