Nov. 5, 2005
The duo received an opening round bye and won twice to reach the finals. They first defeated ETSU's Felix Insaurralde and Lisandro Picardo 9-8 in the quarterfinals before taking on Sergiu Modoc and Charles Irie of Fresno State and coming away 8-5 winners in the semifinals.
That sets up the doubles final against the homestanding pair of UNLV Rebels Romain Massaro and Wes Burrows at 1 p.m. ET.
UNLV MEN'S TENNIS FALL CLASSIC At Fertitta Tennis Complex, Las Vegas Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005
TEAMS: UNLV, Illinois, Oklahoma, Alabama, Tennessee, Fresno State, ETSU.
QUARTERFINAL DOUBLES Posada/Crosa (ETSU) def. Gonzales/Rowe (ILL) 8-2 Massaro/Burrows (UNLV) def. Garrison/Felsenthal (OU/ALA) 8-6 (Match does not count in ITA results system) Sergiu Modoc/Charles Irie (FS) def. Kielbowicz/Campbell (UNLV) 8-2 Cameron/Hensel (UT) def. Insaurralde/Picardo (ETSU) 9-8
SEMIFINAL DOUBLES Massaro/Burrows (UNLV) def. Posada/Crosa (ETSU) 8-5 Cameron/Hensel (UT) def. Modoc/Irie (FS) 8-5
SEMIFINAL SINGLES Flight One #107 Gonzales (ILL) def. #34 Posada (ETSU) 6-4, 7-6 Rowe (ILL) def. Insaurralde (ETSU) 6-2, 6-4
Flight Two Irie (FS) def. Gregg (OU) 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 Crosa (ETSU) def. Olivares (ETSU) 6-3, 6-2
SUNDAY -- Play begins at 10 a.m. PT Singles Championship Doubles Championship