Nov. 9, 2012
Today in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., Leandro Toledo of Minnesota, faced a challenge his second day at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championship. Despite leading the first match 6-2, Toledo fell to the tournament's No. 5 seed, Marcus Giron of UCLA.
In a heartbreaking loss, Toledo fell to Giron 2-6, 7-5, 6-3. After winning the first set, Toledo held the 5-4 lead in the second set. Giron pressured Toledo with big plays to comeback for the win. He would use his momentum in the third set to capture the match.
The loss ends Toledo's run at the National Indoors. It was a challenging game for him, coming out of yesterday's win.
Gophers Lose to No. 13 South Florida
The No. 23 University of Minnesota Gophers fell to No. 13 South Florida 7-0 at the Baseline Tennis Center.
Gophers Hosting South Florida, Wisconsin
The No. 23 Gophers have another tough weekend ahead as they host No. 13 South Florida and No. 74 Wisconsin at the Baseline Tennis Center.
Gophers Take Doubles Point in Loss
The Gophers fell 6-1 but looked strong in doubles including a big win from Matic Spec and Felix Corwin who topped the No. 9 ranked double team.