Oct. 7, 2001
Stone Mountain, Ga. - UCLA men's tennis players Derrick Nguyen and Ryan McNaughton competed in the ITA All-American pre-qualifying tournament, Oct. 5-8 at Georgia's Lincoln Tennis Center.
Nguyen defeated Andre Buzzoni of Florida Atlantic, 6-2, 7-6(6) in the first round and Reven Stephens of Minnesota, 6-3, 6-1 in the second round. He fell to Pepperdine's Steve Racioppi, 7-5, 6-1 in the third.
McNaughton, a freshman out of La Jolla, Calif., lost in the first round of pre-qualifying to Matias Ormaza of Georgia State, 6-1, 6-1.