Oct. 6, 2006
Santa Clara, Calif. - Marco Pineda of the Gonzaga University men's tennis team advanced to the round of 16 Friday at the Bronco Invitational hosted by Santa Clara University.
In singles play, Pineda earned two wins Friday to advance to the round of 16 of the main draw on Saturday. Pineda earned victories over Nevada's Orion (6-1, 6-1) and UC Davis' Thomas (7-6(5), 6-4) to advance on to the quarterfinals.
Gonzaga was unable to advance in the main doubles draw, falling in all double matches that it competed in.
The Bulldogs will hit the courts again Saturday during the second day of the Bronco Invitational Saturday. Complete results are available at www.santaclarabroncos.com.