Oct. 19, 2012
LOS ANGELES - The UCLA men's and women's tennis teams were in action on Thursday, as play began at the USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championships.
Playing over at UC Irvine, the UCLA men had three players reach the round of 32 in singles, following wins by fifth-seeded Marcos Giron, Dennis Mkrtchian and Warren Hardie.
Singles play continues on Saturday with third round action. The first round of doubles also gets underway in the morning. For real-time updates on the men's action, please go to the team's twitter page: @uclatennis.
The UCLA women, who are playing at the Barnes Tennis Center in San Diego, had seven players reach the round of 32 on Friday. Top-seeded Robin Anderson was flawless in her second-round match, dispatching of Pepperdine's Megan Moore, 6-0, 6-0. Kaitlin Ray, who is seeded No. 10, also advanced without losing a game, beating Long Beach State's Anne-Sophie Willems by the same score.
Complete UCLA singles results are below. Please go HERE for women's doubles results.
Ryoto Tachi (UCLA) def. Miles Seemann (UCSB), 6-4, 7-6
Jurgen DeJager (Cal Poly) def. Karue Sell (UCLA), 6-1, 6-2
(5) Marcos Giron (UCLA) def. Jimmy Roberts (UCR), 6-2, 6-1
Jon Brooklyn (Hawaii) def. Ryoto Tachi (UCLA), 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-2
Dennis Mkrtchian (UCLA) def. Corey Smith (USC), 7-5, 6-1
Johnny Wang (USC) def. (2) Dennis Novikov (UCLA), 6-4, 6-4
Warren Hardie (UCLA) def. Nils Schuhmann (Hawaii), 6-4, 6-2
Reka Rohonyi (LMU) def. Megan Lester (UCLA), 0-6, 6-2, 6-0
(1) Robin Anderson (UCLA) def. Megan Moore (Pepp), 6-0, 6-0
(14) Kyle McPhillips (UCLA) def. Klaudia Malenovska (LBSU), 6-4, 6-1
Pamela Montez (UCLA) def. Jamie Raney (UCR), 6-2, 6-3
(16) Lorraine Guillermo (Pepp) def. Holly Fleming (UCLA), 6-3, 6-1
Eva Rodriguez (LBSU) def. Dylan Kirsch (UCLA), 6-0, 6-4
(6) Skylar Morton (UCLA) def. Anna Yang (CSUN), 6-3, 6-2
(10) Kaitlin Ray (UCLA) def. Anne-Sophie Willems (LBSU), 6-0, 6-0
Catherine Harrison (UCLA) def. Sarah Gong (UCI), 6-2, 6-1
(11) Chanelle Van Nguyen (UCLA) def. Valeria Pulido (USC), 6-2, 6-4
Full women's singles results are HERE.