ITA All-American Championships Begin Thursday

Oct. 7, 2009

LOS ANGELES - The UCLA men's and women's tennis teams have several players competing in the main draws of singles and doubles at this week's ITA All-American Championships beginning on Thursday.

The women's tournament takes place just minutes from UCLA at the Riviera Country Club. Senior Yasmin Schnack faces a familiar opponent in the first round of singles, as she is scheduled to square off against fifth-seeded Hilary Barte from Stanford.

Andrea Remynse came close to giving the Bruins two players in the main draw at Riviera, however she fell 6-0, 6-2 to Florida's Allie Will in the final round of qualifying on Wednesday.

Remynse and Schnack are seeded third in the main doubles draw and will face BYU's McCall Jones/Megan Price in the first round.

On the men's side, newcomer Kallim Stewart continues to impress in his first tournament as a Bruin, qualifying for the main draw of singles at the D'Novo/ITA All-American Championships held at the University of Tulsa's Michael D. Case Tennis Center. Stewart defeated Sacramento State's Jason Smith, 6-3, 6-4 in the final round of qualifying on Wednesday. He is joined in the main draw by fellow Bruin Matt Brooklyn, who was a direct acceptance into the tournament.

UCLA's Nick Meister and Amit Inbar were also competing in the qualifying draw in Tulsa. Inbar fell to Radford's Ivan Salec, 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the opening round. Meister downed Josh Zavala of Texas, 6-4, 6-4 in his opening round match, however fell to Mississippi State's Louis Cant, 6-3, 6-1 in the second round.

The main draw for the men's tournament has not yet been released.

Complete championship information can be accessed here: MEN / WOMEN


EVENT INFORMATION
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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. Pacific Coast ...
La Jolla, CA
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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
Friday, May 13
vs. Weber State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Saturday, May 14
vs. San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Friday, May 20
vs. Stanford
Tulsa, OK
W, 4 - 2
Sunday, May 22
vs. Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
L, 3 - 4
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