TCU Men's Tennis: Day Two at Rice Invite
Jan. 19, 2003
FORT WORTH, Texas - The TCU men's tennis team continued play at the Rice Invitational Indoor yesterday, and will continue throughout today.
Freshman Rafael Abreu took the men's open singles "B" category by storm Saturday by defeating Rice's Vuk Rajevec 6-3; 2-6; 7-5 in the quarterfinal round. He then defeated Nebraska's D.J. Geatz 6-3; 7-5 in the semifinal round.
Abreau will take on Cody Jackson of Rice on Sunday in the finals.
Complete Results from Saturday's action are below:
DAY TWO: Men's Open Singles B: Quarterfinals: Rafael Abreu def. Vuk Rajevec (Rice) 6-3; 2-6; 7-5 Semifinals: Rafael Abreu def. D.J. Geatz (Nebraska) 6-3; 7-5
Semifinals: Ramez Qamer (Rice) def. Jacob Martin 6-3; 6-4
Men's Open Doubles A: Quarterfinals: William Barker/Richard Barler (Rice) def. Alex Menichini/Fabrizio Sestini 8-3
CONSOLATION: Tony Hearle/ Cody Jackson (Rice) def. Rafael Abreau/Daniel Scolten 6-3 (Ret. Inj.)
Mens' Open Doubles B:
Ryan Jay/ Florial Preissier (Nebraska) def. Pepe Mendoza/Jacob Martin 8-3