Oct. 18, 2002
STOCKTON, Calif. - Greg Lee and Paul Dilloway, the No.1 seeds in the A Flight doubles, advanced to the second round with an 8-1 win over Nevada's Rudi Leuschner and Max Volger in the first round of the Pacific Invitational Friday afternoon.
In singles play, Lee, the No.1 seed, received a bye and will face St. Mary's Thomas Burgemeister in the second round on Saturday. Dilloway ran into Pacific's Vincent Kubler and dropped a 6-2, 6-2 decision in the first round. Also competing for UC Davis were Nikolai Novikov, Blake Roberts, Kyle Trinosky and Eric Holmes, all in the C Flight singles.Roberts defeated Justin Coupe of UC Santa Cruz, 6-3, 6-4, to advance to Saturday's quarterfinals.
In doubles play, Holmes and Trinosky dropped their opening-round match, falling 8-6 to St. Mary's Filip Saravic and J.J. Whitinger while Novikov and Roberts fell to Palmer Taylor and Matt Brunner of UC Santa Cruz, 9-7.
Play continues at the Pacific Invitational through Sunday.
UC DAVIS MEN'S TENNIS AT THE PACIFIC INVITATIONAL
No.1 Greg Lee (UCD) bye
Vincent Kubler (Pacific) def. Paul Dilloway (UCD) 6-2, 6-2
Blake Roberts (UCD) def. Justin Coupe (UCSC) 6-3, 6-4
Jon Lippert (USF) def. Nikolai Novikov (UCD) 6-1, 4-6, 6-3
Henry Hasagowa (UCSC) def. Kyle Trinosky (UCD) 3-6, 6-1, 6-2
Stephen Conching (Pacific) def. Eric Holmes (UCD) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
No.1 Greg Lee/Paul Dilloway (UCD) def. Rudi Leuschner/Max Volger (Nevada) 8-1
Filip Saravic/J.J. Whitinger (St. Mary's) def. Eric Holmes/Kyle Trinosky (UCD) 8-6
Palmer Taylor/Matt Brunner (UCSC) def. Nikolai Novikov/Blake Roberts (UCD) 9-7