Oct. 15, 2007
Seattle, Wash. - San Francisco's Mitch Del Rosario defeated Gabe Kanzelmeyer of Nevada (7-6, 6-1) to advance the consolation quarterfinals Sunday at the 2007 Wilson/ITA Northwest Regional Championships.
After losing a three-set match to Kevin Kaiser of Stanford (3-6, 6-3, 2-6), Del Rosario toppedd Saint Mary's Matt Welty by scored of 6-3, 6-2 to set up yesterday's victory over Kanzelmeyer. Results on Monday's quarterfinals match will be posted as soon as available.
In the winner's bracket, USF's Thong Tu and Asaf Cohen made it to the round of 32 before being knocked out of the competition. Tu took Sacramento State's Tim Lantin, 6-2, 7-6 and Cohen won 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 over Cal's Geoff Chizever to advance. Two Washington players were the end point for the duo as Tobi Obenaus topped Tu, 6-2, 6-1, and Andy Kuharszky defeated Cohen, 6-2, 6-0.
The doubles pairing of Cohen and Del Rosario won 8-6 over Washington's Bator and Tateishi to advance to the round of 16 where Stanford's Kelly and Muller disposed of them, 8-1.
For the most recent USF results from the ITA Championships see attached PDF.