One Day Down for Men's Tennis at Regional Tournament
Oct. 26, 2002
MORAGA, Calif. - The Oregon men's tennis team completed a successful first day at the Omni Hotels ITA Regional Championships, advancing three singles players and three doubles teams to the second day. Third round singles and second round doubles action at the tournament in Moraga, Calif., will continue Sunday.
'We made progress from our last event for all these guys,' Oregon head coach Chris Russell said. 'Now we just need to be more consistent in the things we're progressing in.'
No. 9-seeded Oded Teig advanced easily into the third round in singles play with a straight-sets victory over Fresno State's Dustin Ilic in the second round. No. 7-seeded Manuel Kost also had little trouble advancing to the third round, defeating Jacob Silva of Sacramento State, 6-2, 6-2. No. 17-seeded Sven Swinnen will join his teammates in the third round with a straight-sets victory over Rafael Lopez of St. Mary's.
In doubles play, the No. 10-seeded team of Swinnen and Teig got a bye to advance and Oregon's team of Bieri/Kost advanced with a walkover. Chris King and Arron Spencer came back in their match to defeat Fresno State's Krohn/Schaerer, 9-7.
FIRST ROUND SINGLES RESULTS (Round of 128)
No. 9 Oded Teig (Oregon) BYE
Thomas Bieri (Oregon) def. Josh Farley (SMC), 6-2, 6-0
Chris King (Oregon) def. Eric Roslanski (UNR), 6-2, 6-0
No. 17 Sven Swinnen (Oregon) BYE
Erich Chen (Santa Clara) def. Andrew Walker (Oregon), 6-2, 6-1
Sans Leeb (Cal Poly) def. Kyle Halberg (Oregon), 2-6, 6-1, 7-5
Junaid Hossain (Oregon) def. Tim Welty (SMC), 6-0, 6-3
Romain Lachens (SMC) def. Arron Spencer (Oregon), 7-5, 2-6, 6-2
Jason Menke (Oregon) def. Shaun Whitney (Gonzaga), 6-1, 6-2
No. 7 Manuel Kost (Oregon) BYE
SECOND ROUND SINGLES RESULTS (Round of 64)
No. 9 Oded Teig (Oregon) def. Dustin Ilic (Fresno State), 6-3, 6-0
No. 8 Peter Malacek (Portland) def. Thomas Bieri (Oregon), 6-7, 6-4, 6-3
No. 9 Wayne Wong (Cal) def. Chris King (Oregon), 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
No. 17 Sven Swinnen (Oregon) def. Rafael Lopez (SMC), 6-3, 7-6(6)
No. 9 Carter Morris (Stanford) def. Junaid Hossain (Oregon), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
No. 17 James Pade (Stanford) def. Jason Menke (Oregon), 6-3, 6-2
No. 9 Manuel Kost (Oregon) def. Jacob Silva (Sac. State), 6-2, 6-2
FIRST ROUND DOUBLES RESULTS (Round of 64)
Bieri/Kost (Oregon) Walkover
King/Spencer (Oregon) def. Krohn/Schaerer (Fresno State), 9-7
No. 10 Swinnen/Teig (Oregon) BYE
Elvik/Lippert (USF) def. Halberg/Walker (Oregon), 8-4
Fuller/Lien (USF) def. Hossain/Menke (Oregon), 8-6
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