Men's Tennis Players Advance to Quarterfinals

Jan. 12, 2007

WACO, Texas - Defending champion Matija Zgaga and Michal Kokta each won two matches in Friday action in the Sherwood Collegiate Cup at the Sherwood Country Club in Los Angeles, Calif.

Kokta, the tournament's No. 2 seed, posted a round of 32 victory over Stanford's Dave Ryan 6-4, 6-0 while Zgaga, seeded fourth, breezed past Paul Morrissey of Stanford 6-1, 6-2.

Zgaga cruised through round of 16 play with a 6-3, 6-2 win over USC's Garrett Snyder. Kokta, ranked No. 17, defeated Pepperdine's Richard Johnson 6-2, 6-1 to advance to the quarterfinals.

Zgaga will face Haythem Abid of UCLA in quarterfinal action while Kokta will take on USC's Dejan Cvetkovic. Both matches are slated to begin at 12 p.m. (Central) on Saturday.

Complete Baylor results will be posted at at the end of each day's competition.



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