April 28, 2007
Contact: Josh Rattray
The third-seeded Flames, who
"We had most of our success this year when we won the doubles point," head coach Brian Etzkin said. "We had opportunities to win, leading in two doubles matches, but we couldn't get it done."
Down 1-0 heading into singles play, CSU answered when freshman Phil Orno and sophomore Rob West each won quick matches. However, the Flames won in the fourth and six spots to take a 3-2 lead before Bastian Harbo won a close three-set match over junior Brad Groleski for the clinching point.
The No. 2 seeding for
No 1. Lystad/Lockhart (UIC) def. Orno/Hamning 8-5
No 2. Liccardo/Harbo (UIC) def. West/Wipprecht 8-6
No 3. Groleski/Singer & Sweeney/Fey DNF
No. 1 Phil Orno def. Sebastian Lystad (UIC) 6-3, 6-2
No 2. Bastian Harbo (UIC) def. Brad Groleski 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
No 3. Ryan Hamning & Adriano Liccardo (UIC) DNF
No 4. Eric Fey (UIC) def. Dan Singer 6-1, 6-3
No 5. Rob West def. Sam Sweeney (UIC) 6-1, 6-1
No 6. Andy Lockhart (UIC) def. Steven Wipprecht 6-2, 6-2