URBANA-CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Cal Poly senior Andre Dome advanced to the second round of the NCAA Men's Tennis Singles Championship with a straight set win on Wednesday morning in Urbana, Ill. Dome will return to action on Thursday against the No. 4 seed Anthony Rossi (Kentucky) at 6 am (PT).
Dome, ranked 30th in the nation, made quick work of the senior from Georgia Tech, Juan Spir, winning in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2. Spir entered the NCAA Championship ranked No. 50 in singles.
The win avenged a loss for Dome at the ITA All-American Championship in Tulsa, Ok when Spir defeated the Cal Poly player, 7-6, 6-3, in October. At the time Dome was ranked No. 20 while Spir was No. 30.
The two-time Big West Player of the Year and four-time All-Big West First Team selection is an astounding 21-2 in dual matches and 24-4 overall this season at No. 1 for Cal Poly. He has won his last 20 matches and has not lost since the end of January.
Andre Dome Advances to Second Round of NCAA Championship
May 22, 2013