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Bruins Top UVa in NCAA Title Rematch

Last May, the Virginia men's tennis team beat UCLA to clinch the first NCAA title in program history.

The Bruins beat the Cavaliers in Thursday's rematch in Los Angeles, giving 9-2 UVa its first season with multiple regular season losses since 2007.

The Bruins entered Thursday's match ranked third in the country, while the Cavaliers were ranked second. The final was 4-3 UCLA, with the Bruins winning the doubles point, and getting singles wins from Clay Thompson (7-6(1), 3-6, 7-5 over Mitchell Frank); Marcos Giron (5-7, 7-6(7), 7-6(4) over Alex Domijan); and Mackenzie McDonald (7-5, 6-4 over Ryan Shane).

UVa's singles wins came from Mac Styslinger (6-4, 4-6, 7-6(5) over Gage Brymer); Thai-Son Kwiatkowski (6-7(5), 6-4, 6-2 over Karue Sell); and Justin Shane (1-6, 7-6(3), 7-6(4) over Joseph Di Giulio).


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