GRANVILLE, Ohio-- In a clash of two top-25 teams, 15th ranked Carnegie Mellon held off No. 24 Denison for a 6-3 victory. The Tartans entered the match ranked second in the central region. Denison is ranked sixth in the region.
Despite the loss, Denison did get a big victory from first-year Tim Cianciola who was playing his second match at No. 1 singles. Cianciola defeated the central region's ninth-ranked player, Daniel Levine, 6-0, 6-2.
At No. 4 singles, Denison's Mitchell Thai defeated Robert Levin, 6-2, 6-3 for his 11th singles win this season.
This closes out the 2019 regular season for Denison. They return to the court on Friday (April 26) at the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana.