Bruins Fall at Manhattan Beach Open

Aug. 12, 2007

Top-seeded Stein Metzger and Mike Lambert and fifth-seeded Mark Williams and Nick Lucena were eliminated in the winner's bracket of the Manhattan Beach Open.

Williams and Lucena defeated John Hyden and Brad Keenan, 21-16, 17-21, 15-13 in 54 minutes in round three of the winner's bracket. Also in round three, Dax-Holdren and Sean Scott defeated Metzger-Lambert, 21-19, 21-18 in 54 minutes.

In round four, Holdren and Scott defeated Williams and Lucena, 25-23, 18-21, 16-14 in one hour and 14 minutes. Holdren and Scott advanced to the finals against Jake Gibb and Sean Rosenthal.

Below are the results of Rounds 2-4 of the winner's bracket. Former UCLA players are in bold type.

Round 2
Match 17: Mike Lambert / Stein Metzger (1) def. Ryan Mariano / Ed Ratledge (16) 21-12, 21-14 (0:46) ? Match 18: Dax Holdren / Sean Scott (8) def. Ty Loomis / Hans Stolfus (9) 21-18, 21-16 (0:47) ? Match 19: Nick Lucena / Mark Williams (5) def. Canyon Ceman / Will Strickland (12) 21-14, 21-13 (0:41) ? Match 20: John Hyden / Brad Keenan (4) def. Aaron Wachtfogel / Scott Wong (13) 21-17, 21-17 (0:44) ? Match 21: Phil Dalhausser / Todd Rogers (3) def. John Mayer / Kevin Wong (14) 21-19, 21-18 (0:54) ? Match 22: Anthony Medel / Fred Souza (6) def. Brent Doble / Matt Olson (11) 21-19, 21-10 (0:44) ? Match 23: Matt Fuerbringer / Casey Jennings (7) def. Jeff Nygaard / Jason Ring (10) 21-18, 21-14 (0:47) ? Match 24: Jake Gibb / Sean Rosenthal (2) def. Chad Turner / Larry Witt (15) 21-19, 21-11 (0:39)

Round 3
Match 25: Dax Holdren / Sean Scott (8) def. Mike Lambert / Stein Metzger (1) 21-19, 21-18 (0:53) ? Match 26: Nick Lucena / Mark Williams (5) def. John Hyden / Brad Keenan (4) 21-16, 17-21, 15-13 (0:54) ? Match 27: Anthony Medel / Fred Souza (6) def. Phil Dalhausser / Todd Rogers (3) 14-21, 21-13, 15-13 (1:11) ? Match 28: Jake Gibb / Sean Rosenthal (2) def. Matt Fuerbringer / Casey Jennings (7) 21-15, 19-21, 15-12 (1:07)

Round 4
? Match 29: Dax Holdren / Sean Scott (8) def. Nick Lucena / Mark Williams (5) 25-23, 18-21, 16-14 (1:14) ? Match 30: Jake Gibb / Sean Rosenthal (2) def. Anthony Medel / Fred Souza (6) 21-18, 16-21, 15-11 (1:04)

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EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Feb 27
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-20, 25-27, 25-16)
Wednesday, Mar 02
vs. UC Santa Barbara
Los Angeles, CA
(21-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-18)
Friday, Mar 04
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
(25-22, 25-15, 25-23)
Monday, Mar 07
vs. Ball State
Los Angeles, CA
(25-19, 25-18, 25-20)
Friday, Mar 11
vs. Concordia
Los Angeles, CA
(25-23, 25-21, 25-18)
Thursday, Mar 24
at CSUN
Northridge, CA
(19-25, 25-20, 23-25, 25-16, 15-7)
Saturday, Mar 26
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
(25-22, 25-22, 25-22)
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(17-25, 25-19, 25-27, 13-25)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(25-20, 20-25, 18-25, 23-25)
Thursday, Apr 07
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
(27-25, 25-18, 25-22)
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 21-25, 25-16, 25-23)
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Hawai'i
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-16, 22-25, 25-21)
Thursday, Apr 21
vs. Long Beach State
Provo, UT
(26-24, 28-26, 25-19)
Saturday, Apr 23
at Brigham Young
Provo, UT
(20-25, 19-25, 25-18, 15-25)
Thursday, May 05
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
(25-22, 22-25, 21-25, 25-20, 16-18)
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