Three Men's Tennis Players Advances into the Second Round of the USTA/ITA Central Region Singles Main Draw
Oct. 18, 2013
TULSA,Okla. - Three University of Tulsa men's tennis players advanced into the second round of the singles main draw at the USTA/ITA Central Region on Friday at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
Alejandro Espejo defeated Jack Hamburg of Minnesota 7-5, 6-2, Carlos Bautista defeated Matthew Campbell of Oklahoma State 6-2, 6-0 and Dylan McCloskey defeated Mike Psarros of UMKC 6-0, 7-5 in the first round of the singles main draw.
Espejo faces Lucas Gerch of Oklahoma State, Bautista faces Ravi Patel of Drake and McCloskey faces Leandro Toledo of Minnesota in the second round of the singles main draw on Saturday.
The second round of the singles main draw is slated to start at 11 a.m.
Daniel Santos, ranked No. 9 in singles, fell to Dominic Patrick of Iowa 6-4, 6-3 and faces Joe Flanagan of St. Louis in the singles main draw consolation bracket at 12:30 a.m. on Saturday.
TU's doubles team of Santos and Bautista defeated Arthur Romanet and Nico Rakitin of Bradley 8-3 in the first round and defeated Campbell and Chris Haworth of Oklahoma State 8-7 (3) in the second round. The dual faces No. 5 Matt Frost and Alen Salibasic of Drake at 9 a.m. on Saturday.
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Daniel Santos/Carlos Bautista (Tulsa) d. Arthur Romanet/Nico Rakitin (Bradley) 8-4
Daniel Santos/Carolos Bautista (Tulsa) d. Matthew Campbell/Chris Haworth (OSU) 8-7 (3)
Alejandro Espejo/Dylan McCloskey (Tulsa) d. Mike Psarros/Uldis Gaismins (UMKC) 8-2
(3) Mathieu Froment/Jack Hamburg (Minn.) d. Alejandro Espejo/Dylan McCloskey (Tulsa) 8-4
Main Draw Singles
Alejandro Espejo (Tulsa) d. Jack Hamburg (Minn.) 7-5, 6-2
Carlos Bautista (Tulsa) d. Matthew Campbell (OSU) 6-2, 6-0
Dominic Patrick (Iowa) d. Daniel Santos (Tulsa) 6-4, 6-3
Dylan McCloskey (Tulsa) d. Mike Psarros (UMKC) 6-0, 7-5
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