No. 28 California Men's Tennis Sweeps USF 7-0
March 20, 2006
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The No. 28 California men's tennis team (9-3, 3-2 Pac-10) swept USF on Sunday afternoon, 7-0 in Pebble Beach, Calif., on Sunday afternoon.
No. 16 senior Conor Niland expanded his record to 11-0 in the first position of singles as he defeated Matt Berry in two sets, 6-0, 6-1.
No. 105 junior Tyler Browne beat Falko Huettenberger in two sets, 6-3, 6-0 in the second position. In the fourth Senior Lennart Maack picked up a victory over Korbinian Kramer in the third position, 6-0, 7-5. In the fourth position, junior Daniel Sebescen defeated Fernando Rodriguez in two sets, 6-3, 6-3. Sophomore Ken Nakahara improved to 3-2 in the fifth position with his win over Thong Tu in two sets, 6-4, 6-2. Senior Dean Wallace secured his second win in the sixth position with his win over Mitch Del Rosario, 6-2, 6-3.
The No. 42 duo of Niland and Browne defeated Berry and Kramer in the first position, 8-4. In the second position, Maack and Walalce barley fell to Del Rosario and Rodriguez, 8-7. Junior John Pettit and Sebescen beat Tu and Huettenberger, 8-6 in the third position.
The Bears will return home for a match Wednesday against British University. The match is slated for a 2 p.m. (PST) start at Hellman Tennis Center.
California vs. USF
2 p.m. - Sunday, March 19, 2006
SCORE: California 7 USF 0
No. 1 (CAL) No. 42 Conor Niland/Tyler Browne d. (USF) Matt Berry/Korbinian Kramer, 8-4
No. 2 (USF) Mitch Del Rosario/Fernando Rodriguez d. (CAL) Lennart Maack/Dean Wallace, 8-7
No. 3 (CAL) John Pettit/Daniel Sebescen d. (USF) Thong Tu/Falko Huettenberger, 8-6
No. 1 (CAL) No. 16 Conor Niland d. (USF) Matt Berry, 6-0; 6-1
No. 2 (CAL) No. 105 Tyler Browne d. (USF) Falko Huettenberger, 6-3, 6-0
No. 3 (CAL) Lennart Maack d. (USF) Korbinian Kramer, 6-0, 7-5
No. 4 (CAL) Daniel Sebescen d. (USF) Fernando Rodriguez, 6-3; 6-3
No. 5 (CAL) Ken Nakahara d. (USF) Thong Tu, 6-4; 6-2
No. 6 (CAL) Dean Wallace d. (USF) Mitch Del Rosario, 6-2; 6-3