Huskies end weekend on busy road
SEATTLE- Four Dawgs wrapped up three days of action at the CCB Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama, on Sunday, while two more Dawgs spent the weekend battling in Gonzaga.
In Birmingham, during a tournament organized by Samford, Cesar Bouchelaghem had a strong weekend, capped off Sunday with a victory over tournament seed Julien Penzlin of LSU, 6-2, 7-6 (4). Bouchelaghem also had a win over Samford’s JB Pickard and a loss to LSU’s Welsh Hotard in back-to-back ties.
Han Chih Lin was 2-2 in singles at Samford, beating Louisiana’s Vasil Dimitrov and Belmont’s Alfred Wallin.
Nedim Suko won his first-round match against William Ribero of Louisiana but lost in the second round, while Rikuto Yamaguchi had a first-round loss, but then picked up a few consolation game wins over Pasawee Reansuwong of Southern Missouri and Charlie Barry of Tulane.
At the Gonzaga Invitational in Spokane, Freshman Brett Pearson defeated Portland State’s Jan Semerak in his opener before falling to Gonzaga’s Sasha Trkulja in the quarterfinals, and Jacob Sleight defeated Adam Taylor of Idaho but lost his quarter-final to Guillermo Martin of Montana.
Washington Men’s Tennis
Birmingham, Alabama | Hosted by Samford
R1: Cesar Bouchelaghem (UW) def. JB Pickard (Sat) – 6-3, 6-4
R1: Han Chih Lin (UW) def. Vasil Dimitrov (Louisiana) – 6-1, 6-2
R2: Welsh Hotard (LSU) defeats. Cesar Bouchelaghem (UW) – 7-6 (10), 7-6 (2)
R2: Mohammed Bellalouna (Sam) beats. Han Chih Lin (UW) – 6-4, 6-3
The inconvenients: Han Chih Lin (UW) def. Alfred Wallin (Belmont) – 6-2, 1-6, (10-5)
The inconvenients: Cesar Bouchelaghem (UW) def. Julien Penzlin (USL) – 6-2, 7-6 (4)
Against: Michel Lusovsky (UAB) defeated. Han Chih Lin (UW) – 7-5, 6-3
R1: Nedim Suko (UW) def. William Ribero (Louisiana) – 6-2, 6-2
R1: Kacper Dworak (Louisiana) def. Rikuto Yamaguchi (UW) – 6-2, 6-0
R2: George Stoupe (LSU) defeats. Nedim Suko (UW) – 6-3, 6-2
The inconvenients: Rikuto Yamaguchi (UW) def. Pasawee Reansuwong (So Miss) – 6-2, 6-2
Against: Sam Scherer (Tulane) defeats. Rikuto Yamaguchi (UW) – 6-2, 6-4
The inconvenients: Rikuto Yamaguchi (UW) def. Charlie Barry (Tulane) – 6-2, 6-2
Against: Sandeep Mohandoss (Sam) defeats. Nedim Suko (UW) – 6-3, 6-2
R1: Arredondo/Bellalouna (Sat) defeated. Bouchelaghem/Suko (UW) – 7-5
R1: Luis/Wallin (Belmont) def. Lin/Yamaguchi (UW) – 6-2
Against: Lin/Yamaguchi (UW) def. Jacobson/Scherer (Tulane) – 7-6 (7)
R16: Brett Pearson (UW) def. Jan Semerak (PSU) – 6-4, 6-1
QF: Sasha Trkulja (Gonz) defeated. Brett Pearson (UW) – 6-1, 6-3
R16: Jacob Sleight (UW) def. Adam Taylor (Idaho) – 7-6 (6), 6-4
QF: Guillermo Martin (Mont) defeated. Jacob Sleight (UW) – 6-3, 6-2
QF: Duon/Casino (Idaho) def. Sleigh/Pearson (UW) – 8-4
Against: Thielgaard/Russell (Mont) def. Sleigh/Pearson (UW) – 8-3