Raiders Fall at Region III ChampionshipsOctober 16, 2004 · MT Media Relations
Andreas Siljestrom defeated Tulane's 32nd-ranked Jacobo Hernandez, 7-5, 6-3, in the morning in singles, but dropped a 1-6, 6-7, decision to Vanderbilt's 35th-ranked Scott Brown in the afternoon in the Round of 16. Marco Born lost to Vandy's Jason Pinsky, 5-7, 2-6, in the Round of 32 Saturday. Brandon Allan and Kai Schledorn, ranked 19th nationally and seeded third in the draw, defeated Tulane's Jonah Kane-West and David Goulet, 8-5, before falling to Georgia's Strahinja Bobusic and Colin Puircell, 8-5.
Born and Siljestrom, seeded ninth in the field, won, 8-4, over UAB's Andre Maier and Sebastian Falk. The duo dropped a 9-8 decision to Florida's 49th-ranked Janne Holmia and Greg Oullette in the Round of 16 late Saturday.
Late Friday, Born defeated Troy's 91st-ranked Ivan Morales, 6-4, 6-0, while Schledorn lost 7-6, 1-6, 1-6, to Mississippi State's 110th-ranked Jose Carlos Pinto.
The tournament runs through Monday. Full results may be accessed at http://tournaments.usta.com/tournaments/Draws/EventDraw.aspx?T=33800.
Friend of the Blue Raiders? Like us on Facebook and become part of the True Blue army today.
More Men's Tennis NewsApr 14, 2014: MT earns first-round bye in C-USA Championship
Apr 13, 2014: MT downs No. 60 UCF, 4-3
Apr 11, 2014: MT defeated by No. 25 USF, 6-1
Apr 10, 2014: Raiders host USF, UCF to close out regular season
Apr 9, 2014: Middle Tennessee summer camp dates announced
Apr 8, 2014: Zito breaks into ITA singles rankings