No. 7 Stanford Over Powers No. 33 Arizona Men's Tennis, 6-1
April 13, 2003
STANFORD, Calif. - The No. 33 Arizona men's tennis team fell to No. 7 Stanford, Sunday, April 13, 6-1. The match was postponed Saturday, April 12 due to rain, and was delayed for two hours Sunday before starting at noon. Stanford swept the singles points, while Arizona won the doubles point. The loss drops Arizona to 8-10 overall and 2-4 in the Pac-10, while the win improves Stanford to 18-3 overall and 5-0 in the Pac-10.
Due to weather conditions, the two teams agreed to play the singles matches first. Stanford swept the singles matches in straight sets, earning the team victory before doubles play started.
Playing No. 1 singles for Arizona, junior Whi Kim fell to No. 12 David Martin, 6-1, 6-2. In the No. 2 position, No. 112 Carl Hagman lost to No. 61 Scott Lipsky, 6-4, 7-5. On court three, sophomore Paul Warkentin fell to No. 42 KC Corkery, 7-6, 6-2. Freshman Roger Matalonga fell to No. 76 Sam Warburg in the No. 4 position, 6-4, 3-0, retired (injury). On court five sophomore Colin O'Grady lost to James Pade, 6-1, 6-2. Stanford's Carter Morris defeated freshman Daniel Andrus in the No. 6 slot, 6-1, 6-3.
In doubles action, Arizona won on courts two and three earning its lone team point. On court two, Hagman and O'Grady defeated Phil Sheng and Sam Warburg, 8-6. The pair of Andrus and freshman Tim Mullane improved to 3-0 on the season with its win over Joe Kao and Jon Wong, 8-5. On court one, Kim and Warkentin fell to the No. 27-ranked team of KC Corkery and James Pade, 8-6.
Arizona will close the Pac-10 dual match season when they host Arizona State, Saturday, April 19. First serve is scheduled for noon.
ResultsSingles:1. No. 12 David Martin (S) d. Whi Kim (UA), 6-1, 6-22. No. 61 Scott Lipsky (S) d. No. 112 Carl Hagman (UA), 6-4, 7-53. No. 42 KC Corkery (S) d. Paul Warkentin (UA), 7-6, 6-24. No. 76 Sam Warburg (S) d. Roger Matalonga (UA), 6-4, 3-0, retired (injury)5. James Pade (S) d. Colin O'Grady (UA), 6-1, 6-26. Carter Morris (S) d. Daniel Andrus (UA), 6-1, 6-3
Doubles:1. Corkery/ Pade (S) d. Kim/Warkentin (UA), 8-62. Hagman/O'Grady (UA) d. Sheng/Warburg (S), 8-63. Andrus/Mullane (UA) d. Kao/ Wong (S), 8-5