Men's Tennis Completes Day 1 of Pacific Tiger Invite

Nov. 2, 2012

By Stephanie Juncker

FRESNO, Calif. --- The Fresno State men's tennis team completed day one of the Pacific Tiger Invitational on Friday and will continue play in Stockton on Saturday.

The 'Dogs recorded two wins Friday from sophomores Reid DeLaubenfels and Sai Kartik Nakireddi. Reid won his opening match in the Orange singles in comeback fashion over Saint Mary's Thomas Hunt. After losing the first set 5-7, deLaubenfels fought back and only lost a single game in the next two sets, 6-1, 6-0.

Kartik Nakireddi topped Saint Mary's Alec Wagner by only giving up three games and recording a 6-0, 6-3 victory.

In doubles, Jeremy Quiroz and Kartik Nakireddi fell 8-5 to UC Davis' Bacharach and Horowitz.

The 'Dogs are back in action tomorrow in the Pacific Tiger Invitational.

Fresno State Men's Tennis Draws


Orange Singles

Round of 32

ST Denis Lin d. FS Jeremy Quiroz 6-4;7-6(0)

FS Reid DeLaubenfels d. SM Thomas Hunt 5-7;6-1;6-0

Round of 16

DAV Toki Sherbakov[6] d. FS Reid DeLaubenfels 6-2;6-2


USF Nils Skajaa[8] d. FS Jeremy Quiroz 6-2;6-4

Black Singles

Round of 16

CAL Andrew Scholnick d. FS Sai Kartik 6-1;4-6;6-3

PAC Ben Mirkin d. FS Sam MacNeil 6-3;6-2

Consolation Quarterfinals

FS Sai Kartik d. SM Alec Wagner 6-0;6-3

CP Jordan Kepler d. FS Sam MacNeil 6-4;4-6;1-0(8)

Orange Doubles

DAV Brett Bacharach[4] - DAV George Horowitz[4] d. FS Jeremy Quiroz - FS Sai Kartik 8-5

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