Mountain Regional Results - Day 1
Albuquerque, N.M. - BYU men's tennis opened the ITA Mountain Regional Championships with 11 singles matches on Thursday. The day's results and tomorrow's schedule are listed below.
- Ryo Minakata (Boise State) def. Mateo Vereau (BYU) 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
- Samuel Sippel (Boise State) def. Zach Fuchs (BYU) 7-5, 7-6 (3)
- No. 3 Nicolas Herrera Cuesta (Denver) def. Wally Thayne (BYU) 6-2, 6-3
- James Van Herzeele (Boise State) def. No. 12 Jack Barnett (BYU) 4-6, 6-4, 2-1 (retired)
Round of 32
- Brian Chen (BYU) def. Yehor Opanasenko (New Mexico State) 6-2, 7-6 (3)
- Redd Owen (BYU) def. Ryan Ford (New Mexico State) 6-4, 6-1
- Alex Lin (BYU) def. Vassanth Mathan (New Mexico State) 7-6 (4), 7-6 (3)
Round of 16
- Dominik Jakovljevic (BYU) def. Luke Wolf (Air Force) 6-2, 6-2
- Jack Brown (Air Force) def. Brian Chen 6--2, 6-2
- No. 3 Piotr Galus (NAU) def. Redd Owen 6-4, 7-5
- No. 2 Maciej Ziomber (NAU) def. Alex Lin 6-3, 6-2
Jakovljevic has advanced to the Lobo singles quarterfinals. The rest of the team will play consolation matches for singles, with main draw doubles starting tomorrow and Lobo doubles starting on Saturday.
Main Draw - Singles
- 12:30 p.m. MDT - Mateo Vereau versus Itay Feigin (New Mexico State)
- 1:45 p.m. - Zach Fuchs versus Ryoma Matsushita (New Mexico)
- 3:00 p.m. - Wally Thayne versus Stijn Paardekooper (Utah State)
- 4:15 p.m. - No. 12 Jack Barnett versus Mitchell Johnson (Denver)
Main Draw - Doubles
- 8:30 a.m. - No. 5 Thayne/Barnett (BYU) versus Minakata/Arca Costas (Boise State)
- 10:00 a.m. - Fuchs/Vereau (BYU) versus No. 2 Panik/Nathan (Montana State)
Lobo Draw - Singles
- 4:15 p.m. - Dominik Jakovljevic versus No. 3 Piotr Galus (NAU)
- 10:15 a.m. - Brian Chen versus Luke Wolf (Air Force)
- 10:15 a.m. - Alex Lin versus Alexander Maggs (New Mexico)
- 11:15 a.m. - Redd Owen versus Taiyo Kurata (Idaho)
The two doubles matches and Jakovljevic's singles contest will be held at the McKinnon Family Tennis Stadium and streamed live. All other matches will be at the Lobo Tennis Club.
BYU men’s tennis opened the 2023 season with a 6-1 home victory over Idaho State Friday.