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No. 13 Redlands Men's Tennis Fires off 8-1 Win over No. 32 Swarthmore

Andrew Leahy stretches for a backhand
Photo credit: Maya Brito

The No. 13 University of Redlands men's tennis team hosted the Garnet of No. 32 Swarthmore College (PA) in a non-conference match on Wednesday afternoon.  After earning a 3-0 lead through the doubles, the Bulldogs captured four of the first singles matches off the court en route to a solid 8-1 win.

Junior Chase Lipscomb (Irvine, CA) and first-year Brysl Libao (Redlands, CA) stormed out to an 8-1 win at No. 2 doubles, while first-year Cameron Krimbill (Scottsdale, AZ) and senior Cooper Lacetera (Westhampton Beach, NY) put together an 8-5 showing at the No. 3 slot.  Senior Joey Dulle (St. Louis, MO) and sophomore Brad Cummins (Rancho Mirage, CA) completed the Bulldogs' sweep with their 8-4 win at the top spot.

In singles, Redlands continued to press with Krimbill efficiently taking down his No. 3 opponent by scores of 6-0, 6-1.  Sophomore Andrew Leahy (Claremont, CA) officially put this one in the books with his impressive 6-3, 6-1 effort at No. 5.

Lipscomb, Dulle, and Cummins also captured singles wins for the Maroon and Gray.

Redlands (8-3) faces Trinity College (CT) on Friday, March 16, at 1 p.m. on Verdieck Courts.