Oct. 26, 2001
Malibu, Calif. - All three UCLA men's tennis players in the round of 16 advanced to the quarterfinals Friday at the Omni Hotels Region VIII South Championships at Pepperdine University.
Second-seeded Jean-Julien Rojer defeated Arizona's Carl Hagman, 6-2, 6-4 and will take on Pepperdine's Calle Hansen in the quarterfinals on Saturday morning.
Sixth-seeded Tobias Clemens defeated Pepperdine's Steve Racioppi, 6-2, 6-2 and will next face third-seeded Andrew Park of USC.
Marcin Matkowski upset eighth-seeded Steven Capriati of Arizona, 6-4, 6-4 and will take on top-seeded Al Garland of Pepperdine on Saturday.
In doubles, top-seeded Matkowski/Rojer advanced to the semifinals with an 8-6 victory over ASU's Mirza Duronovic/Chris Stewart. They will take on John Endrikat/Brian Morton on Saturday.