January 14, 2007

Bronco Men's Tennis Concludes Aztec Invitational With Five More Wins

Jan. 14, 2007

San Diego, Calif. - The Santa Clara Broncos wrapped up a successful weekend at the Aztec Invitational on Sunday with three doubles victories and two more singles wins. Bobby Rasmussen finished the weekend as one of the tournament winners going undefeated in both singles and doubles. He completed the tournament 3-0 in singles and 3-0 in doubles with partner Jan Macek. Rasmussen was one of two players to finish the weekend unbeaten in singles, while Rasmussen and Macek were the only unbeaten doubles team. Junior transfer Robert Gallman also picked up his first win as a Bronco on Sunday.

"Overall it was a very good weekend for the team," said head coach George Husack. "We played very well against two ranked teams so we are feeling good going into our first team matches next weekend."

Along with Macek and Rasmussen, the doubles teams of Kevin McQuaid and Blane Shields and Robert Gallman and Brian Brogan also picked up wins to conclude the weekend on a high note.

Complete Results from Sunday:

Singles:
Carlos Rebazza (ASU) def. Jay Wong 6-3, 6-2
Matt Brooklyn (ASU) def. Jan Macek 6-4, 6-2
Robert Gallman def. Murilo Souza (ASU) 6-3, 6-3
Achim Ceban (SDSU) def. Brian Brogan 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
BobbyRasmussen def. Robert Sabo (SDSU) 6-2, 6-3
Anthony Gomez (SDSU) def. Blane Shields 6-3, 6-2

Doubles:
McQuaid/Shields def. Billy Timu/Achim Ceban (SDSU) 9-7
Gallman/Brogan def. Matt Brooklyn/Jack Marsh (ASU) 8-5
Macek/Rasmussen def. Markus Dikhardt/Robert Sabo (SDSU) 9-8(4)
Murilo Souza/Juan Carlos Rebazza (ASU) def. Hicks/Wong 8-4