Oct. 31, 2010
Vredevelt Brackets - Final Results
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The DePaul men’s tennis team finished its Fall schedule as well as the Jack Vredevelt Invitational on Sunday. The Blue Demons tallied two wins on the final day of competition at the West Hills Athletic Club.
Matija Palinc and Sven Kasper each won their matches today. Palinic finished in third place in the D Flight after rebounding from a set-one loss. The Blue Demon senior took a 0-6, 6-3 10-6 victory from Mya Smith-Dennis from Illinois State.
Sven Kasper also won his match three sets. The sophomore topped Pablo Olivarez from Western Michigan 2-6, 7-7 (0), 10-5 in the A Singles Flight.
After making it to the Championship of the B Flight, Ben Hartman dropped a hard-fought three set match (6-1, 1-6, 7-6 (2)) to Michael Calderone to finish in second. Hambach also took home second place after he was on the wrong end of a three-set battle with Filip Milievic in the C Singles finale.
The Blue Demons break until January when they host Detroit and UIC on Jan. 15 at the Lakeshore Athletic Club.
Vredevelt Results - Sunday
A Singles Flight
Casey Cullen (WMU) def. Bartosz Jozwiak (DePaul) 6-4, 6-4
Sven Kasper (DePaul) def. Pablo Olivarez (WMU) 2-6, 7-7 (0), 10-5
B Singles Flight
Matej Zlatkovic (Illinois State) def. George Chanturia (DePaul) 7-6 (9) 6-4
Michael Calderone (WMU) def. Ben Hartman (DePaul) 6-1, 1-6, 7-6 (2)
C Singles Flight
Filip Miljevic (ISU) def. Mathias Hambach (DePaul) 6-3, 5-7 6-2
D Singles Flight
Matija Palinic (DePaul) def. Mya Smith-Dennis (Illinois State) 0-6, 6-3 10-6