Men's Tennis Competes Well at Pacific Tourney
Freshman Alex Daruty beat Andre Sion of Saint Mary’s 6-3, 6-4 to win his first-round A Flight match. Daruty then fell in the quarterfinals to second-seeded Pacific Vlad Zdravkovic, 6-2, 6-2.
Freshmen Gabe Kanzelmeyer and Antone Bulich also advanced to the quarterfinals in the C Flight. Both eventually fell to top seeds as Bulich lost to No. 1 seeded Daniel Elifant and Kanzelmeyer dropped to No. 2 seeded Torin Chang of USF.
In doubles play, Derakhshani and Myard went 2-1 in the round-robin B Flight draw. Kanzelmeyer and Guerin Smith also went 2-1 in the C Flight. Bulich and Orion Ashmore fell in all three matches of the D Flight.
The tournament has seen some delays because of wet courts and fog.