Day One Results of Men's Tennis Thunderbird Invitational

Oct. 30, 2004

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The first day of the Arizona State/Thunderbird Men's Tennis Collegiate Invitational got underway Friday afternoon with players from Arizona State, Auburn and Northern Arizona competing in two rounds of singles play.

Jonathan Kinsella proved to be the only Sun Devil on the day to make it past both rounds with victories over Jeremy Coll of NAU and a tough 6-7(5), 6-4, 6-3 win versus Gabor Zoltan Pelva of Auburn.

The invitational resumes on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. with two rounds of doubles followed by the singles quarterfinals. The following are the complete results from Friday:

SINGLES (first round):

Gabor Zoltan Pelva (AU) -- Bye

Jonathan Kinsella (ASU) def. Jeremy Coll (NAU) -- 6-0, 6-4

Daniel Davies (ASU) def. Thibault Schram (NAU) -- 6-7, 6-4, 7-5

Christopher Biro (ASU) -- Bye

Alex Schweizer (AU) def. James Maxwell (NAU) -- 6-2, 6-4

Andy Colombo (ASU) -- Bye

Robert Lathouwers (AU) def. Nick Hegarty (ASU) -- 6-4, 6-2

Henrik Lija (NAU) def. Clinton Letcher (ASU) -- 7-5, 0-6, 6-3

SINGLES (second round):

Schweizer (AU) def. Colombo (ASU) -- 6-1, 6-3

Kinsella (ASU) def. Pelva (AU) - 6-7(5), 6-4, 6-3

Lathouwers (AU) def. Lilja (NAU)

SINGLES (consolation):

James Maxwell (NAU) def. Clinton Letcher (ASU) - 6-1, 1-6, 6-2

Nick Hegarty (ASU) def. Thibault Schram (NAU) - 6-1, 6-2