Malibu, Calif. ?C The Arizona menˇ?s tennis team continued its play in the ITA West Regionals in Malibu, Calif.
Claudio Christen won his match against LMUˇ?s Dmitry Popov in straight sets; 6-0, 6-1. Tomorrow Christen will face Fresno Stateˇ?s Mirko Zapletal.
Bruno Alcala took on Pepperdineˇ?s James Lemke but was defeated; 6-2, 6-0. After Alcalaˇ?s defeat, David Humphreys finished on the wrong end of his match, losing to USCˇ?s Jaak Poldma; 6-1, 6-1.
Peter Zimmer played UCLAˇ?s Mathieu Dehaine in his second round match but lost; 6-1, 7-6.
In the menˇ?s last match of the day, Ravid Hazi was downed by Gary Sacks of USC; 6-0, 6-3.
For the consolation side of play, Nate Cochrane will play Arizona Stateˇ?s Murilo Souza, Alcala goes up against Tejesvi Veerepaili of Fresno State, and Jay Goldman will play the winner of Ryan Mayer and Phillip Therp.