In the second round, Matalonga fell to UCLA’s Michael Look 6-3, 6-3. Alcala, meanwhile, rebounded from his early loss winning his consolation match against Pepperdine’s Denis Reinert 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.
Matalonga and Alcala paired up in doubles but lost their first round match to Virginia’s Eric Riley and Treat Huey 8-3.
Play resumes tomorrow with Alcala still alive in the consolation single’s bracket.
Singles (Round 1)
Matalonga, Roger (UA) def Downing, Andrew (Virginia) 6-1 6-0
Huey, Treat (Virginia) def Alcala, Bruno (UA) 4-6, 6-0, 7-5
Singles (Round 2)
Look, Michael (UCLA) def Matalonga, Roger (UA) 6-3, 6-3
Singles (Consolation Round 1)
Alcala, Bruno (UA) def Reinert, Denis (Pepperdine) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
Doubles (Round 1)
Huey/Riley (Virginia) def Matalonga/Alcala (UA) 8-3