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Tennis Heads to ITA West Regional
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Release: 10/15/2008
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Oct. 15, 2008

TUCSON- The Arizona men’s tennis team will head to Malibu, Calif. to participate in the ITA West Regional Championships. Some elite tennis players from the west coast will all be included in the tournament. For the Wildcats, nine of the 10 players will have matches, with newcomer Geoff Embry sitting out because he transferred from Oregon.

 

Five Wildcats have first round byes and will have their first match Friday. Four will open with matches on Thursday.

 

Singles Matches for Thursday, October 16, 2008:

 

Senior Francois VanderMerwe plays Renzo Maggi of Loyola Marymount at 12:15 p.m. Tucson time. With a win, VanderMerwe would advance to the Round of 64 and play either Quoc Doan of UC Riverside of Alex Gusher of UC Santa Barbara on Friday Oct. 17 at 12:15 p.m. Tucson time.

 

Junior Ravid Hazi plays Philip Therp of UC Santa Barbara at 1:15 p.m. Tucson time. With a win, Hazi would advance to the Round of 64 and play Dennis Lajola of Hawaii on Friday Oct. 17 at 2:00 p.m. Tucson time

 

Freshman Ola Bakke plays Mathieu Forgot of UC Santa Barbara at 12:15 p.m. Tucson time. With a win, Bakke would advance to the Round of 64 and play Gautam Vaidyanathan of UC Irvine on Friday Oct. 17 at 12:15 p.m. Tucson time.

 

Freshman Jason Zafiros plays Andre Feliz of San Diego State at 1:15 p.m. Tucson time. With a win, Zafiros would advance to the Round of 64 and play Abdullah Magdas of USC on Friday Oct. 17 at 2:00 p.m. Tucson time.

 

Double Matches for Thursday, October 16, 2008:

 

 Pat Metham/VanderMerwe play Fabian Matthews/Stephen Stege of UC Irvine at 9:00 a.m. Tucson time. With a win they would advance to the next round and play later on during the day at 4:00 p.m. Tucson time.

 

Bakke/Hazi play Andrew Kells/Daniel Nguyen of USC AT 9:00 a.m. With a win they would advance to the next round and play later during the day at 4:00 p.m. Tucson time.

 

 David Humphreys/Zafiros have a bye in the morning and will either play Moodi Kamel/Alex Moreno of Pepperdine or Austin Andres/Felix Macherez of UC Riverside at 3:00 p.m. Tucson time.

 

 Andres Arango/ Andres Carrasco have a bye in the morning and will either play Khunpol Issara/Jon Kazarian of UC Irvine or Levon Brown/Jose Munoz of San Diego at 3:00 p.m. Tuscon time.

 

Singles Matches for Friday, October 17, 2008:

 

For his first match during the Round of 64, Metham will play either Ben Lankenau of USC or Max Taylor of UC Santa Barbara on Friday Oct. 17 at 10:45 a.m. Tucson time.

 

Sophomore Jay Goldman will play either Levon Brown of San Diego or Andrew Kells of USC during the Round of 64 on Friday Oct. 17 at 10:45 a.m. Tucson time.

 

Humphreys will play either Khunpol Issara of UC Irvine or Chad Rubin of Hawaii during the Round of 64 on Friday Oct. 17 at 10:45 a.m. Tucson time.

 

Carrasco will play either Nils Schive of San Diego of Jeff Fitch of Hawaii during the Round of 64 on Friday Oct. 17at 12:15 p.m. Tucson time.

 

Arango will play either Sean Peterson of UC Riverside or Jon Kazarian of UC Irvine during the Round of 64 on Friday Oct. 17 at 2:00 p.m. Tucson time.

 

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