March 15, 2006
(San Francisco) - The USF Men's Tennis Team landed a decisive victory over Bradley University, 4-2, under momentarily sunny skies at the Olympic Club.
Andrew Hogan was the strong man of the day, clinching the match for USF,winning 6-0, 6-3. Hogan won by taking the ball early, moving his opponentaround and attacking the net on occasion. Singles victories were alsorecorded by Korbi Kramer, Tommy Tu, and Fernando Rodriguez.
Freshman Toring Ching showed his all-around finesse and solid volleys as he led the Dons to victory in doubles 8-3 before the match was rained out. Born and bred in Oahu, Ching has brought a positive force to the Dons this year. His work ethic and positive attitude have improved the "local boy's" form since the fall.
Next up for the Dons are Minnesota and Cal Berkeley at Pebble Beachthis Saturday and Sunday, respectively.
Doubles:#1 & #2 Did Not Finish
#3 T. Tu / T. Ching (USF) def. Samoylov / Marevic (Bradley): 8-3
#1 M. Marevic (Bradley) def. M. Berry (USF): 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
#2 K. Kramer (USF) def. W. Lofgren (Bradley) : 6-1, 6-1
#3 F. Rodriguez (USF) def. B. Hanus (Bradley): 4-6, 6-3, 6-1
#4 T. Tu (USF) def. M. Metully (Bradley): 6-4, 6-1
#5 A. Hogan (USF) def. E. Samoylov, 6-0, 6-3
#6 A. Roby (Bradley) def. G. Hom (USF) 7-5, 2-6, 1-0 (10-6)
Final Score: USF 4, Bradley 2