Men's Tennis Results from Day Two of Baylor Intercollegiates
Sept. 28, 2001
WACO, Texas (September 29, 2001) -- The TCU men's tennis team continued play at the Baylor Intercollegiates on Friday, racking up seven more wins in singles. Junior Toni Gordon, ranked 71st in the fall singles rankings, picked up two more victories on his way to the semifinals of the Gold Bracket where he will face 80th-ranked Rodrigo Echagaray of Texas tomorrow at 10:00 a.m.
Senior Daniel Wajnberg saw his run in the Gold Bracket come to an end at the hands of No. 79 Reiner Neurohr of Baylor in straight sets in the round of 16.
Freshman Chris Brandi picked up two wins on the day in the consolation rounds of the Gold Bracket, defeating Karin Debs of UTA and Auk-Anne Waul of Northern Arizona. Brandi will face Ricardo Almeida of Texas-San Antonio at 9:00 a.m. tomorrow.
Sophomores Mauro Batesteza and Pepe Mendoza each split two matches on the day, with Batesteza facing Jeff Johnson of Northern Arizona tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. Mendoza lost his match to Harding Brumby of Rice in three sets in the quarterfinals of the Green Bracket and will not play any consolation matches.
Freshman Oscar Roman also split his matches, defeating Syndey Jim of Rice in straights before falling to David Knaszek of Texas Tech in the quarters of the Green Bracket.
The Frogs' two remaining doubles teams on Friday of Brandi/Martin and Mendoza/Roman each lost their matches to Crabtree/Gudzelak of Texas Tech and Tarkowski/Van Der Westhuizen of Louisiana-Lafayette. No consolation matches will be played in the doubles brackets.
#71 Toni Gordon (TCU) def. Jose Zarhi (UT) 6-1, 5-7, 6-1 #71 Toni Gordon (TCU) def. Armando Carrascosa (BU) 6-2, 6-1 Chris Brandi (TCU) def. Karin Debs (UTA) 6-0, 1-0, Ret. (inj) Chris Brandi (TCU) def. Auk-Anne Waul (NAU) 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 Brett Veale (UTSA) def. Mauro Batesteza 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 Mauro Batesteza (TCU) def. Rafael Reyes (Rice) 6-2, 6-4 #79 Reiner Neurohr (BU) def. Daniel Wajnberg (TCU) 7-5, 6-2 Oscar Roman (TCU) def. Sydney Jim (Rice) 6-1, 6-1 David Knaszek (TTU) def. Oscar Roman (TCU) 6-4, 6-3 Pepe Mendoza (TCU) def. Jonathon John (NAU) 2-6, 6-4, 6-1 Harding Brumby (Rice) def. Pepe Mendoza (TCU) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Crabtree/Gudzelak (TTU) def. Brandi/Martin (TCU) 8-4
Tarkowski/Van Der Westhuizen (ULL) def. Mendoza/Roman (TCU) 8-0