Bruins Register Another Successful Day at Regionals
Oct. 25, 2002
Malibu, Calif. -Top seed Tobias Clemens of UCLA and three Bruin teammates have advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Omni Hotels Region VIII-South Championships at Pepperdine's Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center.
Clemens recorded a 6-1, 6-4 third round win Friday over Calle Hansen ofPepperdine and will face Pim Van Mele of Arizona State in a quarterfinalround match on Saturday morning beginning at 9 a.m.Van Mele recorded a three-set third round victory over intrastate rival CarlHagman of Arizona, winning by scores of 7-6, 4-6, 6-2.UCLA teammates Lassi Ketola and Chris Lam will square-off in a quarterfinalround match on Saturday.Ketola recorded a 6-3, 6-2 third round win over Scott Doerner of Pepperdine,while Lam, the No. 5 seed, defeated Johan Berg of USC by a 7-5, 6-2 count.UCLA's Erfan Djahangiri, the No. 6 seed, downed Alex Anselme of UC SantaBarbara by scores of 6-2, 6-2 and will face the Gauchos' Mirco Schwindt inthe quarterfinals. Schwindt downed UCLA's Alberto Francis in third roundplay by scores of 6-2, 7-5.Diego Acuna of Pepperdine knocked off No. 7 seed Daniel Langre of USC inthird round action and will meet Colin O'Grady of Arizona in thequarterfinals. O'Grady defeated the Trojans' Jeff Kazarian by scores of 7-5,4-6, 6-4.
Rain forced the suspension of play Friday at 1 p.m. in the midst of thirdround action in the consolation singles draw. Doubles play was cancelled. The remaining tournament schedule is as follows:
Saturday, October 26 --Quarterfinal round singles main draw; 9 a.m.Third round singles consolation draw; 9 a.m.Semifinal round singles main draw; NoonQuarterfinal round consolation draw; NoonSecond round doubles; 2 p.m.Quarterfinal round doubles; 4 p.m.
Sunday, October 27 --Singles championship; NoonRemainder of schedule; TBA
Main Draw SinglesFriday, October 25, 2002at Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center; Malibu, CaliforniaBest two-of-three sets
Third Round --(1) Tobias Clemens (UCLA) d. (9-16) Calle Hansen (PEP); 6-1, 6-4(9-16) Pim Van Mele (ASU) d. Carl Hagman (AZ); 7-6, 4-6, 6-2(9-16) Lassi Ketola (UCLA) d. Scott Doerner (PEP); 6-3, 6-2(5) Chris Lam (UCLA) d. (9-16) Johan Berg (USC); 7-5, 6-2(6) Erfan Djahangiri (UCLA) d. Alex Anselme (UCSB); 6-2, 6-2Mirco Schwindt (UCSB) d. Alberto Francis (UCLA); 6-2, 7-5(9-16) Diego Acuna (PEP) d. (7) Daniel Langre (USC); 6-2, 7-5Colin O'Grady (AZ) d. Jeff Kazarian (USC); 7-5, 4-6, 6-4
Consolation Draw SinglesFriday, October 25, 2002at Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center; Malibu, CaliforniaBest two-of-three sets with 10-point tie-breaker
Second Round --Scott Patterson (USC) d. Nicolas Schaffner (USD); 6-4, 4-6 (10-6)Jaako Asuja (LMU) d. Chris Stewart (ASU); 6-4, 6-4Olivier Charroin (ASU) d. Peter Surapol (UCI); 6-4, 6-3Eric Yandoc (UCI) d. Brent Davis (UCR); 6-3, 6-1Michael Wojnarowicz (LMU) advanced via walkoverJason Pongsrikul (USD) d. Jon Endrikat (UCI); 7-6 (6), 6-1Rob Blair (USD) d. Clint Letcher (ASU); 6-3, 6-2Brian Morton (UCI) d. Daniel Andrus (AZ); 1-2 retiredPierrick Ysern (USD) d. Travis Kinard (UCLA); 2-6, 7-6 (10-7)Kevin Borzenski (PEP) d. Tim Mullane (AZ); 6-1, 6-4Sean O'Connor (UCI) d. Jonathan Stott (ASU); 6-1, 6-0Carlos Palencia (UCSB) d. Ben Regin (USD); 6-3, 7-6 (8)Ryan McBride (ASU) d. Aaron Yovan (UCLA); 3-6, 7-5 (10-5)Chris Surapol (UCLA) d. Tigran Martirosyan (LMU); 4-6, 6-4 (10-7)Anthony Evrard (LMU) d. Aaron Bert (UCI); 6-2, 6-7 (10-7)Parker Collins (USC) d. Dontia Haynes (UCI); 6-3, 7-5
Third Round --Michael Wojnarowicz (LMU) d. Jason Pongsrikul (USD); 6-3, 2-6 (10-5)Pierrick Ysern (USD) d. Kevin Borzenski (PEP); 6-1, 6-3
Remaining third round matches suspended due to rain and will resume onSaturday morning beginning at 9 a.m.