Men's Tennis Wraps Up Regular Season on the Road

George Horowitz and the Aggies visit LMU, UCR and UCI this weekend.
 
George Horowitz and the Aggies visit LMU, UCR and UCI this weekend.
 

April 18, 2013

DAVIS, Calif. - The UC Davis men's tennis team will close out the regular season portion of its 2013 schedule this weekend with three road matches. 

The Aggies (6-11, 0-4 Big West) will play a non-conference match at Loyola Marymount at 1:30 p.m. on Friday before visiting UC Riverside at  p.m. on Saturday and UC Irvine at 10 a.m. on Sunday. 

Up next, UC Davis will head to the four-day Big West Championships in Indian Wells, Calif., starting April 25.

UC DAVIS BREAKDOWN

Record: 6-11, 0-4 Big West

Recently: UC Davis lost last weekend to UC Santa Barbara, 4-3, in its home finale. The Aggies are winless in Big West play, but have lost all four matches by either a 5-2 or 4-3 score. 

PROBABLE STARTERS

Singles 1: Toki Sherbakov

Singles 2: Kyle Miller

Singles 3: Parker Kelley

Singles 4: Brett Bacharach

Singles 5: Hugo Verdi-Fortin

Singles 6: Adam Luba

Doubles 1: Sherbakov/Levie

Doubles 2: Miller/Luba

Doubles 3: Horowitz/Bacharach

LMU BREAKDOWN

Record: 4-17, 2-1 WCC

Recently: Loyola Marymount has won two of is last three matches, including a 5-2 victory over Saint Mary’s on April 13. The Lions are a combined 9-33 at No. 1 and No. 2 singles. 

PROBABLE STARTERS

Singles 1: Othar Kordsachia

Singles 2: Todd Volmari

Singles 3: Sebastian Bustamante

Singles 4: Cristobal Rivera

Singles 5: Felix Van Kann

Singles 6: Daniel Simko

Doubles 1: #63 Kordsachia/Van Kann

Doubles 2: Bustamante/Volmari

Doubles 3: Zapala/Simko

UC RIVERSIDE BREAKDOWN

Record: 3-18, 0-4 Big West

Recently: UC Riverside has lost 11 of its last 12 matches, including 6-1 vs. UC Irvine on April 17. Julian Ruffin and Calvin Ngo are tied for the team lead with five singles wins in 2013. 

PROBABLE STARTERS

Singles 1: Jimmy Roberts

Singles 2: Luis Gastao

Singles 3: Julian Ruffin

Singles 4: Calvin Ngo

Singles 5: Simon Peters

Singles 6: Kevin Griffin

Doubles 1: Roberts/Vizcarra

Doubles 2: Griffin/Ruffin

Doubles 3: Gastao/Ngo

UC IRVINE BREAKDOWN

Record: 7-16, 3-1 Big West

Recently: UC Irvine is tied with Pacific for second in the Big West Conference standings and the ‘Eaters have won four of their last five matches. Reo Asami is 3-1 in Big West singles play.

PROBABLE STARTERS

Singles 1: Ryan Cheung

Singles 2: Reo Asami

Singles 3: Jonathan Hammel

Singles 4: Justin Agbayani

Singles 5: Shuhei Shibahara

Singles 6: Caryl Hernandez

Doubles 1: Cheung/Hammel

Doubles 2: Agbayani/Hernandez

Doubles 3: Asami/Shibahara