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.
Weber Finishes Second at Lakewood
Ruben Weber finished second at Lakewood while Matic Spec and Felix Corwin picked up a consolation win in doubles at the NIIC.
Gophers Closing Out Fall Season
Felix Corwin and Matic Spec are heading to the NIIC to compete in doubles while four other Gophers wrap up their season at Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
Alpeza Has Strong Tournament
Marino Alpeza won a doubles match and picked up two singles wins at the Big Ten Indoor Championships this weekend.