Men's Tennis Completes Day 1 of Pacific Tiger Invite
    Sai Kartik Nakireddi only dropped three games in his two set victory
    Sai Kartik Nakireddi only dropped three games in his two set victory

    Nov. 2, 2012

    By Stephanie Juncker

    FRESNO, Calif. --- The Fresno State men's tennis team completed day one of the Pacific Tiger Invitational on Friday and will continue play in Stockton on Saturday.

    The 'Dogs recorded two wins Friday from sophomores Reid DeLaubenfels and Sai Kartik Nakireddi. Reid won his opening match in the Orange singles in comeback fashion over Saint Mary's Thomas Hunt. After losing the first set 5-7, deLaubenfels fought back and only lost a single game in the next two sets, 6-1, 6-0.

    Kartik Nakireddi topped Saint Mary's Alec Wagner by only giving up three games and recording a 6-0, 6-3 victory.

    In doubles, Jeremy Quiroz and Kartik Nakireddi fell 8-5 to UC Davis' Bacharach and Horowitz.

    The 'Dogs are back in action tomorrow in the Pacific Tiger Invitational.

    Fresno State Men's Tennis Draws


    Orange Singles

    Round of 32

    ST Denis Lin d. FS Jeremy Quiroz 6-4;7-6(0)

    FS Reid DeLaubenfels d. SM Thomas Hunt 5-7;6-1;6-0

    Round of 16

    DAV Toki Sherbakov[6] d. FS Reid DeLaubenfels 6-2;6-2


    USF Nils Skajaa[8] d. FS Jeremy Quiroz 6-2;6-4

    Black Singles

    Round of 16

    CAL Andrew Scholnick d. FS Sai Kartik 6-1;4-6;6-3

    PAC Ben Mirkin d. FS Sam MacNeil 6-3;6-2

    Consolation Quarterfinals

    FS Sai Kartik d. SM Alec Wagner 6-0;6-3

    CP Jordan Kepler d. FS Sam MacNeil 6-4;4-6;1-0(8)



    Orange Doubles

    DAV Brett Bacharach[4] - DAV George Horowitz[4] d. FS Jeremy Quiroz - FS Sai Kartik 8-5

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