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Utah Men's Tennis Defeated by No. 10 Cal

Stephen Jacobs earned Utah's point from the No. 6 position.

Stephen Jacobs earned Utah's point from the No. 6 position.

March 2, 2010

Results

BERKELEY, Calif. - The University of Utah men's tennis team (4-6) was defeated by No. 10-ranked California (8-2), 6-1, Tuesday at the Hellman Tennis Complex.

The singles matches were the first played due to weather. In the No. 5 slot Dmytro Mamedov fell to Riki McLachlan, 6-0, 6-1. Cal continued to lead from the No. 4 position Timmy Allin was defeated by Bozhidar Katsarov, 6-3, 6-3.

The Utes earned their point from the No. 6 spot. Stephen Jacobs topped Bijan Hejazi, 6-2, 6-1. In the No. 2 position Jason Smits fell to No. 59-ranked Christoffer Konigsfeldt, 6-3, 6-1. The Golden Bears clinched the match from the No. 1 slot Phillip Eilers was defeated by No. 42-ranked Pedro Zerbini, 6-4, 6-1.

In the No. 3 position Alex Golding fell to Nick Andrews in the first set, 6-2, took the second set, 6-4, and was defeated in the third set, 6-2.

Stephen Jacobs and Benito Suriano were defeated by Katsarov and Hejazi, 8-4, in the No. 2 slot. In the No. 1 position Phillip Eilers and Alex Golding fell to Sky Lovill and McLachlan, 8-5.

Since the match was decided in singles play the No. 3 doubles position was not played.

Utah will see No. 9-ranked Stanford tomorrow in Palo Alto, Calif. beginning at 1:30 p.m.

 

 

No. 10 California 6, Utah 1
Hellman Tennis Complex
Berkeley, Calif.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Doubles 1. Lovill/McLachlan (CAL) def. Eilers/Golding (UTAH) 8-5 2. Hejazi/Katsarov (CAL) def. Jacobs/Suriano (UTAH) 8-4 3. Order of finish: 3, 1, 2

Singles 1. No. 42 Pedro Zerbini (CAL) def. Phillip Eilers (UTAH) 6-4, 6-1 2. No. 59 Christoffer Konigsfeldt (CAL) def. Jason Smits (UTAH) 6-3, 6-1 3. Nick Andrews (CAL) def. Alex Golding (UTAH) 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 4. Bozhidar Katsarov (CAL) def. Timmy Allin (UTAH) 6-3, 6-3 5. Riki McLachlan (CAL) def. Dmytro Mamedov (UTAH) 6-0, 6-1 6. Stephen Jacobs (UTAH) def. Bijan Hejazi (CAL) 6-2, 6-1 Order of finish: 5, 4, 6, 2, 1, 3

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