Reiff Leads Mens Tennis on First Day of ITA Regional
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Sophomore Andrew Reiff won a pair of
singles matches and also claimed a doubles victory with sophomore
Robin Pezzutto to lead Northern Arizona on the opening day of the
Wilson/ITA Division-I Men’s Mountain Regional in Las Vegas.
Action at the Darling Tennis Center in Las Vegas continues through
Reiff opened singles play on Wednesday with a 6-2, 7-6 win over New Mexico’s Matt Neeld. Later Wednesday, he got past Mikolaj Borkowski of Montana, 6-0, 7-5, to advance to the singles round of 32. Freshmen Patrick Schimmelbauer and Hugo Ramadier and junior David Flodberg also won their opening-round matches, but all fell in the second round on Wednesday to leave Reiff as the only Lumberjack to advance in the singles main draw.
Northern Arizona began action in Las Vegas with doubles play and claimed a pair of victories. Reiff and Pezzutto defeated Denver’s Jens Vorkefeld and Yannick Weihs, 8-4, while Ramadier and freshman Kevin Taylor got by the UNLV pair of Matt Kunkel and Attila Toth, 8-6. Both pairs advanced to play in the doubles round of 32.
Action continues in Las Vegas on Thursday, beginning with doubles at 8 a.m.
Northern Arizona Results
Andrew Reiff (NAU) d. Matt Neeld (UNM), 6-2, 7-6
Andrew Reiff (NAU) d. Mikolaj Borkowski (UM), 6-0, 7-5
Patrick Schimmelbauer (NAU) d. Mike Facey (UM), 7-6, 6-4
Simon Unger (WSU) d. Patrick Schimmelbauer (NAU), 6-2, 6-3
David Flodberg (NAU) d. Alex Daines (USU), 6-0, 6-0
Jens Vorkefeld (DU) d. David Flodberg (NAU), 6-3, 6-4
Hugo Ramadier (NAU) d. Atilla Toth (UNLV), 7-6, 3-6, 6-4
Fabio Biasion (DU) d. Hugo Ramadier (NAU), 6-4, 7-5
Armando Morales (NMSU) d. Kevin Taylor (NAU), 6-3, 6-1
Alex Joitoiu (UI) d. Robin Pezzutto (NAU), 5-7, 7-6, 6-2
Kevin Taylor (NAU) d. Alex Thatcher (USU), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Ramadier/Taylor (NAU) d. Kunkel/Toth (UNLV), 8-6
Pezzutto/Reiff (NAU) d. Vorkefeld/Weihs (DU), 8-4
Francis/Katrein (AFA) d. Flodberg/Schimmelbauer (NAU), 8-6