Men's Tennis
Kanzelmeyer Starts Strong For Men's Tennis

FRESNO, Calif. The Nevada men’s tennis team got off to a strong start to the 2007 fall season on Friday at the Bulldog Classic.

The player of the day was sophomore Gabe Kanzelmeyer, who picked up a pair of straight-set singles victories in flight 1 and teamed with Augustin Myard to win two doubles matches in flight 2 and advance to the quarterfinals.

In flight 1 singles play, Laurent Garcin picked up an opening round victory before fallin in the round of 16. Junior Benjamin David dropped his opening match. In flight 2, freshman Kristian Kuharszky debuted with an opening round win before losing in the round of 16. Sophomore Alex Daruty also split his matches on the day in flight 3.

In doubles play, Nevada had a strong start to the tournament.

Daruty and Cameron Spearman teamed up for an 8-6 win in the Flight 2 round of 32, as did Kanzelmeyer and Myard. Daruty and Spearman then won their round of 16 match over Nigel Barton and Taylor Chavez Goggin of UC Santa Barbara, 8-6, to advance to the quarterfinals. Kanzelmeyer and Myard followed suit and also made the quarterfinals.

Kuharszky and David, who received a bye in the first round of Flight 2, fell in the round of 32 to Fresno State’s Sidharth Alapati and Flavio Mollinedo.

The Pack’s lone entry in Flight 1 doubles, Laurent Garcin and Guerin Smith, fell to second-seeded Geoff Chizever and Pedro Zerbini of Cal, 8-6, in the round of 16.

2007 Bulldog Classic
Fresno, Calif. (Wathen Tennis Center)
Oct. 5-7
Flight 1 Singles
Round of 16
(1) Mirko Zapletal (FS) def. Alexander Konigsfeldt (UCSB), 6-2, 6-1
Matt Carroll (FP) def. (5-8) Anton Stryhas (SAC), 3-6 7-5, 6-2
(5-8) Patrick Fischer (UW) def. Kiryl Harbatsiuk (SAC), 6-7, 6-4, 6-4
Vicente Jolly (FP) def. Laurent Garcin (NEV), 7-6, 6-4
(3) Dean Jackson (SD) def. Xavier Barajas-Smith (SAC), 6-3, 6-3
(5-8) Kallim Stewart (CAL) def. Jack Hui (UCSB), 6-4, 7-5
Pedro Zerbini (CAL) def. (5-8) Chris Coetzee (SD), 6-4, 6-3
(2) Andy Kuharszky (UW) def. Jay Wong (SC), 6-3, 6-7 (8), 6-1
Round of 32
(1) Mirko Zapletal (FS), Bye
Alexander Konigsfeldt (UCSB) def. Vegerd Veskimagi (UOP), 6-2, 6-0
Matt Carroll (FP) def. Ken Nakahara (CAL), 6-1, 6-2
(5-8) Anton Stryhas (SAC) def. Tobi Obenhaus (UW), 3-6, 7-6, 6-1
(5-8) Patrick Fischer (UW) def. Charl Wolmarans (SD), 6-1, 6-3
Kiryl Harbatsiuk (SAC) def. Denny Fafek (FS), 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (6)
Vicente Jolly (FP) def. Drew Jacobs (CP), 6-4, 6-1
Laurent Garcin (NEV) def. (4) Jonathan Dahan (CAL), 6-4, 7-6
(3) Dean Jackson (SD) def. Benjamin David (NEV), 6-2, 7-6
Xavier Barajas-Smith (SAC) def. Derek Drabble (UW), 6-3, 7-6
Jack Hui (UCSB) def. Andy Gerst (CP), 2-6, 6-1, 6-2
(5-8) Kallim Stewart (CAL) def. David Gonzalez (PAC), 6-3, 6-3
(5-8) Chris Coetzee (SD) def. Tejesvi Veerepalli (FS), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
Pedro Zerbini (CAL) def. Darryn Young (CP), 6-3, 6-1
Jay Wong (SC) def. Fabio Silva (FP), 7-5, 6-0
(2) Andy Kuharszky (UW), Bye

Flight 2 Singles
Round of 16
(1) Bohzidar Katsarov (CAL) def. Holden Ching (SAC), 6-2, 6-1
(5-8) David Chu (UW) def. Nigel Barton (UCSB), 6-0, 6-2
(5-8) Flavio Mollinedo (FS) def. Kristian Kuharszky (NEV), 6-3, 6-2
(4) Ryo Sekiguchi (UW) def. Zach Gilbert (CAL), 6-3, 6-2
(3) Geoff Chizever (CAL) def. Maxime Adam (FP), 6-2, 6-3
Brad Bator (UW) def. (5-8) Augustin Myard (NEV), 6-2, 6-0
(5-8) Artem Gramma (PAC) def. Timothy Lantin (SAC), 7-5, 7-5
Blaine Shields (SC) def. (2) Martin Kildahl (UW), 6-3, 6-0
Round of 32
(1) Bohzidar Katsarov (CAL), Bye
Holden Ching (SAC) def. Michael Reiser (UCD), 6-1, 6-4
Nigel Barton (UCSB) def. Austin Krakar (PAC), 6-0, 6-1
(5-8) David Chu (UW) def. Blake Wardman (CP), 4-6, 6-2, 6-2
(5-8) Flavio Mollinedo (FS), Bye
Kristian Kuharszky (NEV) def. Eric Lee (UCSB), 6-3, 6-1
Zach Gilbert (CAL) def. Marco Foelz (FP), 6-4, 7-6
(4) Ryo Sekiguchi (UW), Bye
(3) Geoff Chizever (CAL), Bye
Maxime Adam (FP) def. Alexander Sonnesson (CP), 6-3, 6-2
Brad Bator (UW) def. Jose Quiroga (SD), 6-2, 6-2
Henri Landes (UCD) def. (5-8) Augustin Myard (NEV), 6-7 (8), 6-1, 6-2
(5-8) Artem Gramma (PAC), Bye
Timothy Lantin (SAC) def. Max Taylor (UCSB), 6-4, 2-6, 7-6
Blaine Shields (SC) def. Justin Garcia (UCD), 6-1, 6-3
(2) Martin Kildahl (UW), Bye

Flight 3 Singles
Round of 16
Taylor Leiby (FS) def. Chase Oliphant (PAC), 6-3, 4-6, 6-0
Sven-David Rueff (SAC) def. Nick Lopez (UCD), 6-1, 6-1
Gabe Kanzelmeyer (NEV) def. Victor Medina (FP), 7-5, 6-3
Nicolai Horgen (CAL) def. Daniel Elefant (UCD), 6-2, 6-3
Siddharth Alapati (FS) def. Rob Foy (CP), 7-5, 6-4
Tamer Antabi (SD) def. Alex Daruty (NEV), 7-5, 6-4
Alex Rosiniski (UW) def. Ignacio Lucero (FCC), 7-6
Kenzo Hirakawa-Wong (SC) def. Ronan Conlon (SAC), 6-2, 6-2
Round of 32
Taylor Leiby (FS), bye
Chase Oliphant (PAC) def. Cameron Spearman (NEV), 1-6, 6-4, 7-6
Nick Lopez (UCD) def. Taylor Goggin (UCSB), 5-7, 7-6, 6-4
Sven-David Rueff (SAC) def. Nils Schire (SD), 6-1, 6-4
Victor Medina (FP), Bye
Gabe Kanzelmeyer (NEV) def. Robert Zachs (CP), 6-2, 6-0
Daniel Elefant (UCD) def. Hank Bessinger (FCC), 6-3, 6-4
Nicolai Horgen (CAL), Bye
Siddharth Alapati (FS), Bye
Rob Foy (CP) def. Matt Jagiello (UCD), 6-1, 6-1
Alex Daruty (NEV) def. Andy Chirita (CAL), 6-2, 6-1
Tamer Antabi (SD), Bye
Ignacio Lucero (FCC), Bye
Alex Rosiniski (UW) def. Guerin Smith (NEV), 4-6, 6-3, 7-6
Ronan Conlon (SAC), Bye
Kenzo Hirakawa-Wong (SC), Bye

Flight 1 Doubles
Round of 16
(1) Veerepalli/Zapletal (FS) def. Barajas-Smith/Ching (SAC), 8-4
Dahan/Stewart (CAL) def. Foy/Sonnesson (CP), 9-8
Jolly/Carroll (FP) def. Fischer/Obenhaus (UW), 8-1
Gonzales/Gramma (PAC) def. (4) Jackson/Wolmarans (SD), 8-6
(3) Kildahl/Kuharszky (UW) def. Shields/Wong (SC), 8-4
Fafek/Leiby (FS) def. Gerst/Young (CP), 8-2
Harbatsiuk/Stryhas (SAC) def. Konigsfeldt/Hui (UCSB), 8-3
(2) Chizever/Zerbini (CAL) def. Garcin/Smith (NEV), 8-2

(1) Veerepalli/Zapletal (FS) def. Dahan/Stewart (CAL), 8-4
Jolly/Carroll (FP) def. Gonzales/Gramma (PAC), 8-4
Fafek/Leiby (FS) def. (3) Kildahl/Kuharszky (UW), 8-3
(2) Chizever/Zerbini (CAL) def. Harbatsiuk/Stryhas (SAC), 8-6

Flight 2 Doubles
Round of 32
Gilbert/Nakahara (CAL), Bye
Garcia/Lopez (UCD) def. Adam/Medina (FP), 8-5
Daruty/Spearman (NEV) def. Fortune/Lucero (FCC), 8-6
Barton/Goggin (UCSB), Bye
Antabi/Schire (SD), Bye
Rosinski/Sekiguchi (UW), Bye
Kanzelmeyer/Myard (NEV) def. Oliphant/Veskimagi (PAC), 8-5
Jacobs/Wardman (CP), Bye
Coetzee/Munoz (SD), Bye
Foelz/Silva (FP) def. Lee/Taylor (UCSB), 8-3
Reiser/Elefant (UCD), Bye
Katsarov/Chirita (CAL), Bye
David/Kuharszky (NEV), Bye
Alapati/Mollinedo (FS), Bye
Lantin/Rueff (SAC) def. Landes/Jagiello (UCD), 8-3
Bator/Chu (UW), Bye

Round of 16
Gilbert/Nakahara (CAL) def. Garcia/Lopez (UCD), 8-4
Daruty/Spearman (NEV) def. Barton/Goggin (UCSB), 8-6
Antabi/Schire (SD) def. Rosinski/Sekiguchi (UW), 8-4
Kanzelmeyer/Myard (NEV) def. Jacobs/Wardman (CP), 8-5
Foelz/Silva (FP) def. Coetzee/Munoz (SD), 9-7
Reiser/Elefant (UCD) def. Katsarov/Chirita (CAL), 8-4
Alapati/Mollinedo (FS) def. David/Kuharszky (NEV), 8-2
Bator/Chu (UW) def. Lantin/Rueff (SAC), 8-4

(CAL) California
(CP) Cal Poly
(UCD) UC Davis
(FCC) Fresno City College
(FP) Fresno Pacific
(FS) Fresno State
(NEV) Nevada
(PAC) Pacific
(SAC) Sacramento State
(SD) San Diego
(UCSB) UC Santa Barbara
(SC) Santa Clara
(UW) Washington