October 16, 1998
Los Angeles - UCLA sophomore Jean-Noel Grinda won his second round match at the 1998 ITA All-American Championships hosted at the University of Texas' Penick- Allison Tennis Center today. Grinda defeated UNLV's Asaf Tishler 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.
UCLA freshman Zach Fleishman was eliminated from the consolation bracket by Baylor's Johann Jooste 6-4, 6-3.
Two rounds of main draw singles will take place on Saturday, with Grinda meeting Jack Brasington of Texas in the morning. A victory would advance Grinda to face the winner of the match between UCSB's Cory Guy and Stanford's Ryan Wolters in the afternoon.
1998 ITA All-American Championships Qualify Rounds (Oct. 13-14)
Results From Matches Involving UCLA Players Only
Singles Main Draw
2nd round (32)
(5-8) Jean-Noel Grinda (UCLA) d. Asaf Tishler (UNLV) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Singles Consolation Draw
1st round (32)
Zach Fleishman (UCLA) lost to Johann Jooste (Baylor) 6-4, 6-3.