Llompart Finishes Second at ITA Regional Singles Finals
MALIBU, Calif. - Pepperdine sophomore Alex Llompart finished second in the Wiilson ITA West/South Regional singles finals after suffering a loss to Amit Inbar (UCLA) on Tuesday.
"Alex had a great tournament by stepping up his game and making it to the finals," said Pepperdine Head Coach Adam Steinberg. "He didn't play his best today, but you can always count on him to fight back."
Llompart fought back from being down 4-0 in the first set and tied the set 5-5 at one point. Inbar went on to win the next two games, 7-5.
The second set saw the two players trading games until Inbar broke Llompart's serve in the seventh game, 3-4. Inbar won the next three games to win the match at 7-5, 6-3.
SINGLES FINALS RESULTS
Amit Inbar (UCLA) def. Alex Llompart (PEP) 7-5, 6-3