Bears Defeat Aggies, 4-3
March 13, 2004
The Cal men's tennis team got back on track by defeating No. 13 Texas A&M, 4-3, in College Station. The Bears record improves to 4-6 on the season. The win avenges a 4-0 loss the Bears suffered to the Aggies earlier in the season.
The Bears were led by Veress Balazs who won his fourth match in a row, evening his record at 9-9, on the season. Veress went the distance, defeating Mohamed Dakki, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.
RECORDS: Texas A&M 11-6; California 4-6ATTENDANCE: 659
1. (#21) Lester Cook, A&M def. Wayne Wong, CAL, 6-3, 6-32. (#85) Balazs Veress, CAL def. Mohamed Dakki, A&M, 4-6, 6-3, 6-23. Brett Joelson, A&M def. Daniel Sebescen, CAL, 3-6, 6-2, 6-24. Tyler Browne, CAL def. Matt Loucks, A&M, 6-3, 6-45. Khaled El Dorry, A&M def. Patrick Briaud, CAL, 6-3, 2-6, 6-36. Jake Leivent, CAL def. John Nallon, A&M, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (4)
DOUBLES (Cal wins the point)1. Briaud/Veress, CAL def. Cook/Dakki, A&M, 8-32. Browne/Sebescen, CAL def. (#37) Joelson/Marvin Rolle, A&M, 9-73. Wong/Kuni Minato, CAL def. Bryan Wooten/Zack Malmgren, A&M, 8-5
Order of Finish: D1, D3, D2; S1, S4, S2, S5, S3, S6*