CLAREMONT, Calif. – Alexis Dimanche won his first round match to earn All-America status before falling in the round of 16 in the 2018 NCAA Division III Singles Championship.
Dimanche found himself in a battle in the opening round against Swarthmore's Mark Fallati. The first set was a nail biter as the competitors exchanged games early. With the set tied 4-4 Dimanche turned up the pressure and won the next two games to take set one 6-4.
With momentum on his side Dimanche pressed on and took a slight advantage early and secured the match win with a 6-2 set two win to advance to the round of 16.
Dimanche faced #3 seed Al Houni from Gustavus Aldophus in the second round and dropped the match 7-6(6) 6-1.