No. 4 Bruins Edge No. 11 Cardinal, 4-3

April 16, 2004

Results

Courtesy of gostanford.com
Stanford, Calif. - No. 11 Stanford dropped a 4-3 decision to No. 4 UCLA on Friday afternoon at the Taube Tennis Center. The Cardinal drop to 15-7 (4-2 Pac-10) with the loss, while the Bruins improve to 17-5 (5-1).

The Cardinal won two of the three doubles contests to capture the doubles point. Junior Sam Warburg and senior Carter Morris defeated the UCLA tandem of Alberto Francis and Kris Kwinta, 8-5, at the No. 1 position. The team of Luben Pampoulov and Philipp Gruendler pulled the Bruins even with an 8-5 victory over sophomore KC Corkery and junior Phil Sheng at the No. 2 doubles slot. Freshman James Wan and sophomore James Pade sealed the doubles point for the Cardinal with a hard-fought 9-7 win over UCLA's Tobias Clemens and Chris Surapol at the No. 3 doubles position.

In singles competition, Stanford's Warburg and Corkery registered straight set wins in the Nos. 1 2 spots respectively. Warburg defeated Clemens 6-2, 6-4 and Corkery earned a 7-6, 6-3 win over Pampoulov. The Bruins reeled off wins in Nos. 3-6 positions to claim the victory. Wan suffered his first defeat in a dual match this season, falling to Chris Lam in three sets, 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 at the No. 3 spot. Sheng was also defeated in three sets, falling to Kwinta at the No. 5 spot, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3. At the No. 4 position, Pade was defeated by Francis, 6-4, 6-3, while Chris Rasmussen fell to Gruendler at the No. 6 position, 6-1, 6-2.

UCLA, which has now won eight in a row, travels to Cal tomorrow, taking on the Bears at 1:00 p.m.

Doubles

Pos.OpponentsScore
1.(34) Carter Morris/Warburg (Stan) def. (8) Francis/Kwinta (UCLA)8-5
2.Gruendler/Pampoulov (UCLA) def. Corkery/Sheng (Stan)8-5
3.Pade/Wan (Stan) def. Clemens/ Chris Surapol (UCLA)9-7
UCLA Wins Doubles Point

Singles

Pos.OpponentsScore
1.(11) Sam Warburg (Stan) def. (6) Tobias Clemens (UCLA)6-2, 6-4
2.(110) KC Corkery (Stan) def. Luben Pampoulov (UCLA)7-6(5), 6-3
3.(82) Chris Lam (UCLA) def. (85) James Wan (Stan)2-6, 6-2, 6-2
4.(52) Alberto Francis (UCLA) def. James Pade (Stan)6-4, 6-3
5.(62) Kris Kwinta (UCLA) def. Phil Sheng (Stan)6-4, 5-7, 6-3
6.(106) Philipp Gruendler (UCLA) def. Chris Rasmussen (Stan) 6-1, 6-2
Singles Order of Finish: 6, 4, 1, 2, 3, 5

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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
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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
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vs. Weber State
Los Angeles, CA
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