Aggies Back On Winning Track With Win Over Sonoma

March 8, 2003

DAVIS, Calif. - Greg Lee and Paul Dilloway each earned two victories at the top of the lineup as UC Davis defeated Sonoma State, 6-3, in a men's tennis match Saturday afternoon at Hickey Courts.

With the win the Aggies improve to 4-8 on the season.

UC Davis began the afternoon by taking two of three doubles matches. Lee and Dilloway teamed for an 8-3 win over Nestor Bernabe and Michael Cardozo, who entered the match 8-0 on the spring season. Ross Barasch and Kyle Trinosky followed that with an 8-6 win over Ryan Shipman and Patrick Nagle at No.2.

In singles play, the Aggies captured four of the six matches to clinch the win. Lee defeated Bernabe at No.1 in straight sets while Dilloway also won in two sets over Cardozo at No.2. Barasch defeated Nagle 6-2, 6-2 at No.4 and Trinosky also won, 6-2, 6-3 over Isiah Kuzu at No.5.

"I thought our preparation for this match was good and it paid off today," said Aggie Head Coach Daryl Lee. "At the same time we know we'll have to perform even better tomorrow against another strong opponent."

UC Davis will host UC Santa Cruz on Sunday at Hickey Courts. Matchtime is set for 1pm.

UC Davis 6 def. Sonoma State 3
March 8, 2003
at Hickey Courts

No. 1 Greg Lee (UCD) def. Nestor Bernabe (SSU) 6-3, 6-4
No. 2 Paul Dilloway (UCD) def. Michael Cardozo (SSU) 6-2, 6-1
No. 3 Andrew Laing (SSU) def. Blake Roberts (UCD) 7-6, 6-4
No. 4 Ross Barasch (UCD) def. Patrick Nagle (SSU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 5 Kyle Trinosky (UCD) def. Isiah Kuzu (SSU) 6-2, 6-3
No. 6 Westly Keister (SSU) def. Charles Nuwer (UCD) 6-3, 6-0

No. 1 Lee/Dilloway (UCD) def. Bernabe/Cardozo (SSU) 8-3
No. 2 Trinosky/Barasch (UCD) def. Ryan Shipman/Nagle (SSU) 8-6
No. 3 Laing/Keister (SSU) def. Roberts/Nuwer (UCD) 8-5