Pacific men's tennis: Tigers Defeated by Wolf Pack, 4-3
The mens tennis team fell to the Nevada Wolf Pack, 4-3 on Saturday, April 24. With the loss, the Tigers dropped to 9-11 on the season.
Junior Artem Gramma (Krivoj Roj, Ukraine) and sophomore Ivan Castro (Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil) combined for a victory against the first doubles team of Nevada (8-4).
Gramma also took down Wessim Derbel in the first position (6-2, 7-5).
Junior Fernando Ristow (Curitaba, Brazil) defeated Stefan Dmitrovic in the third spot of the singles matches (7-5, 4-6, 6-3).
The final singles victory for the Tigers came from senior Renin Delsin (Santa Cruz da Conceicao,Brazil), after he defeated Alex Daruty of the Wolf Pack (6-1, 6-3).
1. Gramma/Castro (UOP) def. Garcin/Myard (NEV) 8-4
2. Derbel/Dmitrovic (NEV) def. Veskimaji/Oliphant (UOP) 8-3
3. Kuharsky/Daruty (NEV) def. Risto/Delsin (UOP) 8-4
1. Gramma (UOP) def. Derbel (NEV) 6-2, 7-5
2. Garcin (NEV) def. Castro (UOP) 6-3, 6-2
3. Ristow (UOP) def. Dmitrovic (NEV) 7-5, 4-6, 6-3
4. Delsin (UOP) def. Daruty (NEV) 6-1, 6-3
5. Daruty (NEV) def. Veskimaji (UOP) 6-2, 6-2
6. Kuharsky (NEV) def. Oliphant (UOP) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4