Men's Tennis Continues Fall Action

Oct. 24, 2004

BERKELEY, Calif. - The Santa Clara University men's tennis team slowly continued action today at the Wilson/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Northwest Regional Championship, hosted by the University of California at both the Hellmen Tennis Center and the Channing Courts in Berkeley.

Bobby Rasmussen and Jan Macek fell in the main draw Round of 16 this morning, with a loss to the No. 2 seed of Connor Niland and Patrick Briaud from host Cal. In consolation doubles, freshmen A.J. Kerin and Tyler Wilson paired together to earn a victory in the Round of 64.

In the consolation singles bracket, Eric Kochanski, Rasmussen and Kerin earned victories. Their draw will continue through Tuesday.

Complete men's draws and results can be found by Clicking Here.

The singles finalists and doubles champion from this event will earn sports in the November 4-7 ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championship at the University of Michigan. There are 17 regional championship taking place over these last two weekends of October at campuses throughout the country.

Consolation Singles
Eric Kochanski (SCU) def. Colby Jager (PORT) 6-3, 7-6 (3)
Bobby Rasmussen (SCU) def. James Redpath (PORT) 6-4, 6-4
A.J. Kerin (SCU) def. Jarrod Diepraam (UH) 7-5, 7-6 (7)
James Lawn (STAN) def. Francisco Zepponi (SCU) 6-2, 6-0
Adam Fauvre (SMC) def. Tyler Wilson (SCU) 6-2, 6-3

Doubles, Round of 16
(2) Braud/Niland (CAL) def. Rasmussen/Macek (SCU) 8-4

Consolation Doubles, Round of 64
Kerin/Wilson (SCU) def. Earnst/Pineda (GON) 8-6

Consolation Doubles, Round of 32
Farkas/Jones (SAC) def. Kerin/Wilson (SCU) 8-4