Day Two Action at Big Ten Singles/Doubles

Nov. 3, 2012

Singles Main Draw

Singles Back Draw 1

Singles Back Draw 2

Madison, Wis. — The University of Iowa men’s tennis team competed at the Big Ten Singles/Doubles tournament on Saturday. Day two action saw the Hawkeyes competing in singles play with Jonas Dierckx and Michael Swank both going 2-0 in the singles back draw, advancing to the quarterfinals.

After defeating Alex Jesse of Illinois by default in his first match, Dierckx took down Elliott Yee of Indiana 6-0, 6-3. Swank meanwhile defeated Chris Young of Penn State 7-5, 1-6, (10-8) in his first match and then beat Arthur Dobradin of Purdue 6-3, 7-5 to advance.

Dominic Patrick and Garret Dunn were also able to pick up victories in the singles back draw. Patrick defeated John Patrick Mullane of Michigan State 6-0, 6-3 while Dunn defeated Harry Jaden of Michigan State 6-4, 7-6 (8-6). Both Patrick and Dunn fell in their second matches.

Matt Hagan picked up the lone Hawkeye victory in the singles main draw defeating Dennis Bogatov of Michigan State 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. Hagan wound up falling in his second round match to Raleigh Smith of Northwestern 6-3, 6-1.

Additionally, Joey White, Andres Estenssoro, and Chase Tomlins fell in singles play.

Day three action continues at the Big Ten Singles/Doubles tournament on Sunday.

Singles Main Draw
Alex Pasareanu (Northwestern) def. Jonas Dierckx (UI), 6-4, 6-3
Bruno Abdelnour (Illinois) def. Dominic Patrick (UI), 6-3, 6-4
Ross Guignon (Illinois) def. Garret Dunn (UI), 6-4, 6-3
Matt Hagan (UI) def. Dennis Bogatov (Michigan St.), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Raleigh Smith (Northwestern) def. Matt Hagan (UI), 6-3, 6-1

Singles Back Draw
Jonas Dierckx (UI) def. Alex Jesse (Illinois), default
Jonas Dierckx (UI) def. Elliott Yee (Indiana), 6-0, 6-3
Dominic Patrick (UI) def. John Patrick Mullane (Michigan St.), 6-0, 6-3
Mihir Kumar (Northwestern) def. Dominic Patrick (UI), 6-3, 6-3
Garret Dunn (UI) def. Harry Jaden (Michigan St.), 6-4, 7-6 (8-6)
Gijs Linders (Michigan St.) def. Garret Dunn (UI), 7-5, 6-7 (2), 10-3
Jakhongir Jalalov (Wisconsin) def. Joey White (UI), 6-4, 6-3
Will Davis (Michigan St.) def. Andres Estenssoro (UI), 6-2, 4-6 (14-12)
Michael Swank (UI) def. Chris Young (Penn St.), 7-5, 1-6, (10-8)
Michael Swank (UI) def. Arthur Dobradin (Purdue), 6-3, 7-5
Chase Tomlins (UI) def. Alberto Zanotti (Northwestern), default
Christian Roehmer (Michigan St.) def. Chase Tomlins (UI), 6-0, 6-3