Huskies Face Each Other for Flight A Doubles Championship at Fresno State Bulldog Classic
Oct. 8, 2005
Fresno Calif. - David and Daniel Chu will play their fellow Husky teammates, Jank and Kuharszky for the Flight A Doubles Championship at the Fresno State Bulldog Classic. The Huskies have only lost one doubles thus far in the tournament.
Sophomore Mike Ricks has lead the charge in singles, he will be playing for the Flight B Singles Championship. In the quarterfinals, Ricks overpowered Steve Roberson of Boise State en route to a 6-4, 6-0 victory. In the Flight B semifinal round he encountered more adversity. Ricks was pushed to a third set by San Diego's Matt Ozurovich, where he was victorious 6-4, 3-6, 6-2. The second set of the semifinal match was the first Ricks has dropped the entire season.
Daniel Chu lost in the Flight A Quarterfinals to UCLA's Jeremy Drean, 6-3, 7-5. The younger Chu brother, David, passed through the Flight B Consolation Quarters due to an injury suffered by his opponent. In the Consolation Semifinal round David Chu was pushed to a third set tiebreaker, Chu was able to advance to the finals with a 6-2, 4-6, 10-7 win over Pacific's Alan Kelly.
Husky sophomore, Andy Kuharszky, advanced to the Flight A Consolation Semifinals by beating Jonas Mouly of San Diego. In the Semifinals Kuharszky's chance to reach the finals was thwarted by an injury that forced him to retire.
In doubles action, the Husky's first lost came in the Flight B semifinal round, where Gerst and Ricks were defeated 9-8 by Cech and Tadevosian. In the Flight A semifinal round the Chu brothers defeated Look and Dehaine of UCLA 8-5 only to play Jank and Kuharszky. The sophomore duo of Jank and Kuharszky reached the Flight A Doubles final by trouncing San Diego's Koristovic and Liversage.
Flight A Quarterfinal Round
Jeremy Drean (UCLA) def. Daniel Chu (Wash) 6-3, 7-5
Flight A Consolation Quarterfinal Round
Andy Kuharszky (UW) def. Mirza Koristovic (SD) 6-4, 7-5
Flight A Consolation Semifinal Round
Jonas Mouly (SD) def. Andy Kuharszky (Wash) withdrew due to injury
Flight B Quarterfinal Round
Mike Ricks (Wash) def. Steve Roberson (BS) 6-4, 6-0
Flight B Semifinal Round
Mike Ricks (Wash) def. Matt Ozurovich (SD) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
Flight B Consolation Quarterfinal Round
David Chu (Wash) def. Jamil Hepburn (BS) withdrew due to injury
Flight B Consolation Semifinal Round
David Chu (Wash) def. Alan Kelly (Pac) 6-2, 4-6, (10-7)
Flight A Doubles Semifinal Round
Chu/Chu (Wash) def. Look/Dehaine (UCLA) 8-5Jank/Kuharszky (Wash) def. Koristovic/Liversage (SD) 8-6
Flight B Doubles Semifinal Round
Cech/Tadevosian (FS) d. Gerst/Ricks (Wash.) 9-8
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