Rojer, Clemens Upset at ITA Men's All-American

Oct. 11, 2001

Stone Mountain, Georgia - UCLA's Jean-Julien Rojer was upset by South Alabama's Kosta Zonchanka, 6-2, 6-2 in the first round of the ITA Men's All-American Tennis Championships on Thursday.

Rojer, seeded fifth in the tournament, did however win his first-round consolation match Thursday, defeating Calle Hansen of Pepperdine, 6-4, 6-4.

Bruin junior Lassi Ketola, a lucky loser in the main draw after falling in the final round of qualifying, was forced to take on teammate Tobias Clemens in the first round. Clemens won the match 6-3, 7-6(4), however was beaten, 6-4, 6-0 by 12th-seeded Daniel Klementz of Middle Tennessee.

The Bruins fared much better in doubles Thursday, winning both matches. Following their singles battle, Clemens and Ketola teamed up to beat Yale's Steve Berke/Dustin West, 9-8(5). UCLA's Marcin Matkowski and Rojer defeated Johan Brunstrom/Ryan Mauck of SMU, 8-5.

Play continues Friday and concludes with the singles and doubles championships on Sunday.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
LIVE NOW
vs. Florida
Los Angeles, CA
-
Friday, Feb 05
vs. San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Tuesday, Feb 09
at Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
L, 1 - 6
Friday, Feb 12
vs. Georgia
Charlottesville, VA
W, 4 - 3
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Texas A&M
Charlottesville, VA
W, 4 - 2
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. North Carolina
Charlottesville, VA
L, 2 - 4
Saturday, Feb 20
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Saturday, Feb 27
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
W, 4 - 3
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
LIVE NOW
vs. Pacific Coast ...
La Jolla, CA
-
Thursday, Mar 10
vs. BYU
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Tuesday, Mar 22
at UNLV
Las Vegas, NV
W, 6 - 1
Friday, Mar 25
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 4 - 1
Sunday, Mar 27
at Washington
Seattle, WA
W, 4 - 0
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 08
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 4 - 0
Sunday, Apr 10
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 4 - 0
Thursday, Apr 14
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Sunday, Apr 17
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 22
vs. Stanford
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. California
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, May 14 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Team & ...
TBA
Sunday, May 15 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Team & ...
TBA
Thursday, May 19 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Team & ...
Tulsa, OK
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS