Toreros Compete At Bulldog Classic

USDTOREROSDOTCOM Matt Ozurovich Advances In Singles Play
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Matt Ozurovich Advances In Singles Play
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Oct. 8, 2005

(Fresno, Calif.) - The USD men's tennis team kicked off their 2005-06 season with competition at the 2005 Fresno State Bulldog Classic. In Flight B singles action, both Thomas Liversage and Matt Ozurovich advanced to Saturday's quarterfinal round. Liversage downed Andy Gerst of Washington, 7-6, 6-3 and Ozurovich defeated Victor Medina (FP), 6-3, 3-0, retired. Both singles and doubles play continues today on the campus of Fresno State University.

In Flight A action from the Round of 16, the Toreros saw three of their players go out in first round action with three-set losses. Oscar Plotnik lost to Jakub Cech of Fresno State, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3; Jonas Mouly was defeatd by Sergiu Moduc of Fresno State, 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-1; and Mirza Koristovic was downed by Mathieu Dehaine of UCLA, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4. In Flight B Round of 32 action, USD's Mike Meschede was defeated by Roberto Bianco (FP), 6-4, 6-2.

In Flight A quarterfinal doubles action, USD's Mirza Koristovic and Thomas Liversage downed Anthony Zafiris and Matt Carroll (FP), 8-5. The Toreros doubles team of Oscar Plotnik and Jonas Mouly was bested by Michael Look and Mathieu Dehaine of UCLA, 8-4. In Flight B quarterfinal doubles action, Mike Meschede and Matt Ozurovich advanced to the semifinals after beating Erik Grotemeyer and Kyle Kropf (FP), 8-5.

Saturday's matches begin at 9 am for both Flight A and B singles at the Wathen Tennis Center.

Bulldog Classic - Complete Results (Day 1)

Singles - Flight A

Round of 16
Jakub Cech (FS) d. Oscar Plotnik (SD) 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
Eric Roberson (BS) d. Klaus Jank (Wash.) 6-4, 6-2
Jeremy Drean (UCLA) d. Vladimir Zdravkovic (Pac.) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
Daniel Chu (Wash.) d. Marco Foelz (FP) 6-2, 6-1
Sergiu Modoc (FS) d. Jonas Mouly (SD) 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-1
Michael Look (UCLA) d. Matt Carrol (FP) 6-4, 6-3
Charles Irie (FS) d. Andy Kuharszky (Wash.) 6-3, 6-1
Mathieu Dehaine (UCLA) d. Mirza Koristovic (SD) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4

Singles - Flight B

Round of 32
Roberto Bianco (FP) d. Mike Meschede (SD) 6-4, 6-2
Andy Gerst (Wash.) d. Alan Kelly (Pac.) 6-4, 6-2
Victor Medina (FP) d. David Chu (Wash.) 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5)

Round of 16 Anthony Zafiris (FP) d. Austin Kakar (Pac.) 6-1, 6-2
Steve Roberson (BS) d. Erik Grotemeyer (FP) 6-1, 6-0
Mike Ricks (Wash.) d. Sam Tadevosian (FS) 7-6 (3), 6-4
Jason Nguyen (UCLA) d. Kyle Kropf (FP) 6-1, 6-0
Greg Jackson (FP) d. Jamil Hepburn (BS) 6-1, 6-2
Roberto Bianco (FP) d. Ahad Ebrahim (Pac.) 6-0, 6-2
Tom Liversage (SD) d. Andy Gerst (Wash.) 7-6, 6-3
Matt Ozurovich (SD) d. Victor Medina (FP) 6-3, 3-0 ret.

Doubles - Flight A

Round of 16
Klaus Jank/Andy Kuharszky (Wash.) d. Eric Roberson/Steve Roberson (BS) 8-6

Quarterfinal Round
David Chu/Daniel Chu (Wash.) d. Alan Kelly/Vladimir Zdravkovic (Pac.) 8-3
Michael Look/Mathieu Dehaine (UCLA) d. Oscar Plotnik/Jonas Mouly (SD) 8-4
Mirza Koristovic/Tom Liversage (SD) d. Anthony Zafiris/Matt Carroll (FP) 8-5
Klaus Jank/Andy Kuharszky d. Sergiu Modoc/Charles Irie (FS) 8-6

Doubles - Flight B

Quarterfinal Round
Jeremy Drean/Jason Nguyen (UCLA) d. Ahad Ebrahim/Austin Kakar (Pac.) 8-0
Mike Meschede/Matt Ozurovich (SD) d. Erik Grotemeyer/Kyle Kropf (FP) 8-5
Jakub Cech/Sam Tadevosian (FS) d. Roberto Bianco/Victor Medina (FP) 8-6
Gerst/Mike Ricks (Wash.) d. Marco Foelz/Greg Jackson (FP) 8-3