Bruins Head to Pacific Coast Doubles Championships

Feb. 27, 2013

LOS ANGELES - Without a dual match on the schedule this week, members of the UCLA men's tennis team head to La Jolla, Calif. this weekend for the 124th Pacific Coast Doubles Championships, Feb. 28-March 3, at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club. The Bruins' five teams that will be in action in La Jolla are (seeds in parenthesis):

(3) Marcos Giron/Dennis Novikov
(4) Alex Brigham/Clay Thompson
Seth Stolar/Ryoto Tachi
(9) Adrien Puget/Karue Sell
Evan Lee/Maxime Tabatruong

The draw for the Pacific Coast Doubles Championships can be found HERE

New team and individual rankings were released on Tuesday. Despite its Marcos Giron moved into the top 10 for the first time in his career this week, as he checks in at No. 10 in singles. He is followed by No. 20 Adrien Puget, No. 35 Dennis Mkrtchian. UCLA also has a doubles team ranked for the first time this season, as Giron and Novikov check in at No. 54. The complete Feb. 26 ITA rankings are below:

Team | Singles | Doubles

UCLA (11-1) has three upcoming non-conference matches before heading into the Pac-12 season on March 29 at Cal. UCLA returns from San Diego to host Hawai'i on March 6 at the LATC before traveling to Waco, Texas to take on Baylor on March 10. The Bruins then head home to host Tulsa on March 14.

UCLA plays host to a special tennis event next week, as the LA Tennis Challenge is slated for Monday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m. inside the newly-renovated Pauley Pavilion. World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, Pete Sampras, Mardy Fish and the Bryan Brothers are just some of the names who will be in action at the event. For more information, visit latennischallenge.com.


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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