Vlaski, Hanlin Advance To Singles Quarterfinals At ITA Regionals
Oct. 27, 2002
MORAGA, Calif.- Washington men's tennis players Alex Vlaski and Matt Hanlin picked up third and fourth round wins, Sunday, to advance to the singles quarterfinals of the 2002 ITA Men's Tennis Regional Championships hosted by St. Mary's College.
Vlaski, the No. 2 seed, defeated Dean Wallace from Cal (6-4, 6-1) in the third round and K.C. Corkery from Stanford (4-6, 6-3, 6-4) in the fourth round of singles action today. He is slated to face Manuel Kost from Oregon in the quarterfinals tomorrow.
Hanlin, the No. 3 seed, picked up wins over Vincent Kubler from Pacific (6-3, 6-1) and Hector Almada from Fresno State (7-6(5) 6-2) and will face Conor Niland from Cal in the quarters.
Three of the four Husky doubles teams earned second round wins to advance to the third round of play tomorrow.
The 2002 ITA Men's Tennis Regional Championships continue through Tuesday, Oct. 29. The singles and doubles champions from this event will earn spots in the Omni Hotels National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships at the Brookhaven County Club in Farmers Branch, Texas, Nov. 7-10.
Omni Hotels ITA Regional Championships
St. Mary's College o Moraga, Calif.
Sunday, Oct. 27 - Singles Results - Third Round - Round of 32
David Martin (Stanford) def. Scott Felsenthal (UW), 6-1, 6-1
Wayne Wong (Cal) def. No. 17 Christoph Palmansnofer (UW), 6-3, 6-3
No. 3 Matt Hanlin (UW) def. Vincent Kubler (UOP), 6-3, 6-1
Balazs Veress (Cal) def. Fred Sundsten (UW), 6-3, 5-7, 6-2
No. 9 Ari Strasberg (UW) def. Mik Ledvonova (Cal), 7-6 (4), 6-0
No. 2 Alex Vlaski (UW) def. Dean Wallace (Cal), 6-4, 6-1
Sunday, Oct. 27 - Singles Results - Fourth Round - Round of 16
No. 3 Matt Hanlin (UW) def. Hector Almada (FSU), 7-6 (5), 6-2
Scott Lipsky (Stanford) def. No. 9 Ari Strasberg (UW), 7-6 (7-2), 6-3
No. 2 Alex Vlaski (UW) def. K.C. Corkery (Stanford), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Saturday, Oct. 26 - Doubles Results - Second Round
Palmansnofer/Scharler (UW) def. Wallace/Wong (Cal), 8-4
No. 2 Vlaski/Strasberg (UW) def. Marquez/Meronoff (Cal Poly), 8-6
No. 11 Sundsten/Weiss (UW) def. Ilic/O'Rourke (FSU), 8-4
Kubler/Otte (UOP) def. No. 4 Hanlin/Ruby (UW), 8-5