Alex Menichini Moves on to Round of 16 at HEB Baylor Intercollegiate

Alex Menichini

Alex Menichini

Sept. 26, 2003

WACO, Texas

It was a successful first day for 47th-rated Alex Menichini of the TCU men's tennis team at the HEB Baylor Intercollegiate on Friday in Waco, Texas. The senior advanced to the round of 16 Saturday in both singles and doubles with partner Jacob Martin, who also picked up a singles victory before falling in the round of 32. Robert Gallman registered a win in the consolation bracket after falling in the initial match of his collegiate career. Complete results along with Saturday's schedule of play are listed below. Fans can track all the action as it happens by visiting The tournament ID is 5129987.

Singles Gold Flight - Round of 64
Marcus Digliodo (Colorado) def. Robert Gallman (TCU) 7-6, 6-4
Jacob Martin (TCU) def. West Nott (Georgia Tech) 2-6, 6-4, 6-1
#47 Alex Menichini (TCU), bye

Singles Gold Flight - Round of 32
#47 Alex Menichini (TCU) def. Oscar Roman (Texas A&M-Corpus Christi) 6-3, 6-4
#85 Guillaume Bouvier (Boise State) def. Jacob Martin (TCU) 2-6, 7-6, 7-5

Singles Green Flight - Round of 32
Zachary Rath (Georgia Tech) def. Craig Stopa (TCU) 6-2, 6-1
Juan Pablo Altorre (Lamar) def. Collin Hart (TCU) 5-7, 6-2, 6-4
Robert Kirchner (Texas-San Antonio) def. Andrew Ulrich (TCU) 7-5, 6-3

Doubles Gold Flight - Round of 32
Jacob Martin/Alex Menichini (TCU) def. Peter Bjork/Marcus Digliodo (Colorado) 9-8



Singles Gold Flight Consolation - Round of 64
Robert Gallman (TCU) def. Joe Ofindo (Texas-San Antonio) 7-5, 6-3


Singles Gold Flight - Round of 16
#47 Alex Menichini (TCU) vs. #99 Matija Zgaga (Baylor), 9:15 a.m. CDT

Doubles Gold Flight - Round of 16
Jacob Martin/Alex Menichini (TCU) vs. Quinn Borchard/Roman Borvanov (Portland) or Henry Gers/Jasmin Hodzic (New Mexico), 4 p.m. CDT

Doubles Green Flight - Quarterfinals
Collin Hart/Craig Stopa (TCU) vs. Javier Easton/Christian Oliver (Lamar), 5 p.m. CDT
Robert Gallman/Andrew Ulrich (TCU) vs. Juan Pablo Alatorre/Naeem Kath (Lamar), 5 p.m. CDT

Singles Gold Flight Consolation - Round of 32
Robert Gallman (TCU) vs. Tas Tobias (Texas), 7:30 a.m. CDT
Jacob Martin (TCU) vs. Garrett Snyder (Texas), 7:30 a.m. CDT

Singles Green Flight Consolation - Round of 16
Craig Stopa (TCU) vs. Niels Buksik (Texas-Arlington) or Naeem Kath (Lamar), 11:15 a.m. CDT
Collin Hart (TCU) vs. Teddy Diblasi (Texas Tech) or Nick Ames (New Mexico), 11:15 a.m. CDT
Andrew Ulrich (TCU) vs. Jake Frederick (Texas A&M-Corpus Christi) or Ian Vasquez-Row (Texas-Arlington), 11:15 a.m. CDT

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