Mustangs Move to No. 45 in ITA Rankings

Mustangs Move to No. 45 in ITA Rankings


SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – The Cal Poly men's tennis team moved up 10 spots Tuesday in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings.

The No. 45 Mustangs (6-4) were previously slotted No. 55. They lost a dual against then-No. 35 Middle Tennessee State (11-4) on Monday, 5-2.

In the singles rankings, Mustang senior Andre Dome (right) rose two spots to No. 30. Dome swept then-No. 92 Ben Davis on Monday, 6-1, 6-1.

Cal Poly will host No. 56 Princeton at 1:30 p.m. Sunday on the Mustang Courts.

The Tigers (9-3), who will also play two other matches in California (at Pepperdine on March 20 and UC Irvine on March 23) during their spring break, just wrapped up a six-match home stand with an unblemished record.

Princeton's No. 1 singles player, senior and reigning Ivy League Player of the Year Matija Pecotic (33-4 overall, 7-2 in duals), was ranked No. 4 by ITA Tuesday.