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DePauw Falls to Ninth-ranked UC Santa  Cruz  

DePauw Falls to Ninth-ranked UC Santa  Cruz  

March 26, 2013

Claremont, Calif. - DePauw dropped to 3-10 on the season following a 6-3 loss to ninth-ranked UC Santa Cruz.

The Tigers jumped out to 2-1 lead after doubles play with Sam Miles and Ben Kopecky defeating Erich Koenig and George Goetz at the number-one spot, 9-8 (7-5) and the number-two team of David Moss and Reid Garlock topping Bryce Bettwy and Erik Rosner, 8-6.

The Banana Slugs, however, claimed wins at first through fifth singles. Alec Kaczkowski came up with DePauw's lone win in singles as he bet Erik Rosner at number six by a 5-7, 6-1, 1-0 (10-4) score.

DePauw finishes its California trip tomorrow with a match at the 28th-ranked team in Division II UC San Diego.

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DePauw University vs UC Santa Cruz
3/26/2013 at Claremont, Calif.

#9 UC Santa Cruz 6, DePauw University 3

 Singles competition 
1. Erich Koenig (UCSC) def. Sam Miles (DPU) 6-1, 6-2
2. Andre Halabi (UCSC) def. Ben Kopecky (DPU) 6-4, 6-3
3. Bryce Bettwy (UCSC) def. Chris Bertolini (DPU) 6-4, 7-6 (7-1)
4. Sam Rodgers (UCSC) def. David Moss (DPU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Eli Scandalis (UCSC) def. Reid Garlock (DPU) 6-4, 6-3
6. Alec Kaczkowski (DPU) def. Erik Rosner (UCSC) 5-7, 6-1, 1-0 (10-4)

 Doubles competition 
1. Sam Miles/Ben Kopecky (DPU) def. Erich Koenig/George Goetz (UCSC) 9-8 (7-5)
2. David Moss/Reid Garlock (DPU) def. Bryce Bettwy/Erik Rosner (UCSC) 8-6
3. Max Littlejohn/Andre Halabi (UCSC) def. Chris Bertolini/Alec Kaczkowski (DPU) 8-3

Match Notes:
DePauw University 3-10
UC Santa Cruz 8-7; National ranking #9