UCLA’s Mackenzie McDonald upset top-seeded Mikael Torpegaard of Ohio State, 6-3, 6-3, to win the men’s singles title at the NCAA tournament on Monday.
Danielle Collins of Virginia defeated top-seeded Hayley Carter of North Carolina, 6-3, 6-2, to earn her second women’s singles title.
McDonald had little time to enjoy his championship since he was scheduled to play in the doubles final in the afternoon.
“It feels unbelievable,” McDonald said. “I've always dreamed of this moment; to actually have the trophy is surreal.”
McDonald, 22-1 and seeded sixth,...