March 30, 2003

Bears Advance To Championship Match of UC Irvine Anteater Classic

March 30, 2003

Irvine, CA - The 33rd-ranked Brown men's tennis team has advanced to the championship game of the UC Irvine Anteater Classic with a 6-1 victory over Illinois State on Saturday. The win extends Brown's record to 13-2 for the season. Coach Jay Harris and the Brown Bears will face Texas A&M Corpus Christi, a 5-2 winner over UC Irvine, in Sunday's title match beginning at 1:00 p.m. PST.

3/29 Match #15 - Brown 6, Illinois State 1
Singles
No. 1 Jamie Cerretani (BU) def. Ben Cappuccitti (ISU) 6-1, 6-2
No. 2 Chris Drake (BU) def. Jason Smit (ISU) 6-3, 6-3
No. 3 Djordje Uskokovic (ISU) def. Adil Shamasdin (BU) 6-2, 2-6, 6-3
No. 4 Nick Goldberg (BU) def. Marek Blaskovic (ISU) 6-3, 7-6
No. 5 Zach Pasanen (BU) def. Ben Pettinari (ISU) 1-6, 7-6, 6-4
No. 6 Ben Brier (BU) def. Ciran Foley (ISU) 6-3, 6-4

Doubles No. 1 Cerretani/Drake (BU) def. Uskokovic/Pettinari (ISU) 8-3 No. 2 Smit/Foley (ISU) def. Shamasdin/Goldberg (BU) 9-7 No. 3 Goddard/Pasanen (BU) def. Blaskovic/Cappuccitti (ISU) 8-5