Claremont, California - The 13th-ranked Trinity men's tennis team was eliminated from the NCAA Division III Playoffs by top-ranked host Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CA) Colleges 5-0 Saturday in the third round.
Trinity completed its dual-match season with a 17-10 overall record. The Tigers opened their 10th consecutive NCAA appearance Friday with a 5-0 decision over 26th-ranked Whitman (WA) College.
The Stags swept the doubles matchups and went up 3-0 headed into singles play.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps momentum continued into singles competition and Lambeth lost the top line of singles in straight sets, which broke his 12-match win streak and ended his dual match season with a 15-7 record.
The match was clinched fro the Stags, as senior Tilden Oliver lost in two sets at line six.
Wilson Lambeth and Jordan Pitts will compete in the NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships May 24-26 at Kalamazoo. Each received a bid to the 32-draw Singles Championship, and the Trinity duo will represent Trinity in the 16-team Doubles Championship.