Men's Tennis Completes Play at Year-Opening Tournament
Sept. 15, 2002
CHARLOTTESVILLE – The Virginia men’s team completed play Sunday at the Homewood Suites Fall Tribe Classic, their first tournament of the year. On the day the Cavaliers won two singles matches and one doubles match at the Williamsburg event.
Second year Chris Gonyer earned a singles win at the No. 5 flight with a straight set decision over William and Mary’s Joe Brooks. Stephen Rozek recorded a win over William and Mary’s Stephen Ward by battling back after dropping the first set. The team of Darrin Cohen and Michael Duquette won their doubles match at the No. 1 flight over William and Mary’s Jeffrey Kader and Sean Kelleher.
The Cavaliers will return home to host their own tournament next weekend, Sept. 20-22. Play at the Snyder Tennis Center begins at 9 a.m. on Friday.
Complete Day Three Results
SinglesFlight OneGeoffrey Russell (W&M) d. Rylan Rizza (V); 6-2, 6-4
Flight TwoJeffrey Kader (W&M) d. Michael Duquette (V); 6-7, 7-6, 7-6
Flight ThreeSean Kelleher (W&M) d. Darrin Cohen (V); 6-2, 6-2
Flight FourAlexander Fish (W&M) d. Nick Meythaler (V); 6-3, 6-1
Flight FiveChris Gonyer (V) d. Joe Brooks (W&M); 7-5, 6-2
Flight SixStephen Rozek (V) d. Stephen Ward (W&M); 3-6, 6-2, 7-6
DoublesFlight OneDarrin Cohen/Michael Duquette (V) d. Jeffrey Kader/Sean Kelleher (W&M); 8-3
Flight TwoAlexander Fish/Geoffrey Russell (W&M) d. Nick Meythaler/Rylan Rizza (V); 8-4
Flight ThreeZack Malmgren/Stephen Ward (W&M) d. Chris Gonyer/Stephen Rozek (V); 8-5