Park Advances to Quarterfinals at Sherwood Collegiate Cup
Jan. 16, 2001
Thousand Oaks, CA - Junior Andrew Park led the Trojans by advancing to the quarterfinals of the Sherwood Collegiate Cup played at the Sherwood Tennis Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Jan. 13-15. The three-day, five-team tournament featured players from California, Pepperdine, Stanford, UCLA and USC.
Seeded third upon entering the tournament, Park defeated Chris Sands of UCLA (6-1, 6-4) and second-seeded Carter Morris of Stanford (6-4, 6-3) to advance to the quarterfinals. He was eliminated by eventual champion and No. 5 seed Jean-Julien Rojer of UCLA, 6-4, 6-4. The loss was Park's first of the year as he enters the dual match season with a 13-1 overall record.
Rojer went on to defeat Ryan Haviland of Stanford on Monday by scores of 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-4 to win the singles title. In doubles, Stanford's Ali Ansari and Scotty Scott captured the crown by defeating teammates in both the semifinals and finals.
Following are the complete tournament results.
The Trojans open the dual match season on Friday, Jan. 19, when they host UNLV at 1:30 p.m. at Marks Tennis Stadium.
Sherwood Collegiate CupJan. 13-15, 2001
(6) Ryan Haviland (Stanford) def. Ruben Torres (USC) - 7-5, 6-2
Ryan Moore (USC) def. Gerold Wiring (Pepperdine) - 7-6, 2-6, 7-6
Stefan Suter (Pepperdine) def. Nick Rainey (USC) - 7-6, 6-3
(3) Andrew Park (USC) def. Chris Sands (UCLA) - 6-1, 6-4
Erik Dmytruk (Cal) def. Parker Collins (USC) - 6-0, 4-6, 7-5
Sebastien Graeff (Pepperdine) def. Damien Spiezo (USC) - 7-6, 3-6, 6-3
(5) Jean-Julien Rojer (UCLA) def. Andrew Park (USC) - 6-4, 6-4
Nick Rainey (USC) def. Robert Kowalczyk (Cal) - 8-5
Joseph Kao (Stanford) def. Parker Collins (USC) - 8-4
Steve Racioppo (Pepperdine) def. Ruben Torres (USC) - 8-4
Marcin Matkowski (UCLA) def. Damien Spiezo (USC) - 8-5
Chris Sands (UCLA) def. Nick Rainey (USC) - 9-8
Morris/Haviland (Stanford) def. (1) Rainey/Moore (USC) - 9-8
Collins/Torres (USC) def. Wiring/Redondo (Pepperdine) - 8-3
Spiezo/Park (USC) def. Dmytruk/Kintz (Cal) - 8-4
(3) Ansari/Scott (Stanford) def. Collins/Torres (USC) - 8-5
(2) Graeff/Suter (Pepperdine) def. Spiezo/Park (USC) - 8-4