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Men's Tennis Completes George Mason Fall Invitational To Open 2009 Fall Season

Sept. 13, 2009

Fairfax, Va. - Loyola men's tennis opened up the 2009-2010 season going 16-18 in the George Mason Fall Invitational over the weekend, in Fairfax, Va. The two-day event featured the host team, Loyola, James Madison and Mount St. Mary's.

Bobby Gorcakowski paced Loyola by going 5-0 in the event. Freshman Ryan Fitzgerald and Phil Vavelidis both had strong showings in their collegiate debuts, with Fitzgerald going 4-2 and Vavelidis going a near-perfect 4-1.

Singles:

Jorge Osuna (Mason) def. Keyan Sanai (Loyola) 6-1, 6-1;Tommi Nissinen (JMU) def. Keyan Sanai (Loyola) 6-2, 6-0;Kevin McMillen (Mason) def. Kevin Zingler (Loyola) 6-4, 6-3;Ville Maaranen (JMU) def. Kevin Zingler (Loyola) 6-1, 6-2;Matt McDaniel (Loyola) def. Patrick Mulquin (Mason) 7-5, 6-2;Stephen Hardy (JMU) def. Matt McDaniel (Loyola) 6-1, 6-1;Tim Koch (Loyola) def. Sam Coster (Mason) 6-1, 6-1;Jovan Milic (JMU) def. Tim Koch (Loyola) 6-1, 6-2;Bobby Gorczakowski (Loyola) def. Devin Leonard (Mason) 6-2, 6-0;Ryan Fitzgerald (Loyola) def. Matthew Blake (MSM) 6-3, 6-2;Arjun Sanghvi (Mason) def. Chet Milot (Loyola) 7-6 (7-4), 4-6, (10-7);Chet Milot (Loyola) def. Karl Babin (Mason) 6-3, 7-6 (7-0);Phil Vavelidis (Loyola) def. Imran Nayeem (Mason) 6-1, 7-5;Phil Vavelidis (Loyola) def. Damien Sango (Mason) 6-2, 6-0;Patrick Plastow (MSM) vs Keyan Sanai (Loyola) 6-4, 6-1;Mike Salomon (MSM) vs Kevin Zingler (Loyola) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4;Thad Mostowtt (MSM) vs Matt McDaniel (Loyola) 6-4, 6-2;Andrew Marinucci (MSM) vs Tim Koch (Loyola) 6-1, 4-6, (10-8);Taylor Place (MSM) vs Bobby Gorczakowski (Loyola) 6-3, 6-1;Greg Donabedian (GMU) vs Ryan Fitzgerald (Loyola) 6-4, 3-6, (10-6);Matthew Blake (MSM) vs CJ Chomeau (Loyola) 6-2, 6-1;Jastin Mostowtt (MSM) vs Chet Milot (Loyola) 6-1, 6-2;Reilly Gates (MSM) vs Phil Vavelidis (Loyola) 6-3, 6-0.

Doubles:

Nissinen/Hardy (JMU) vs Sanai/Norton (Loyola) 8-2;Osuna/McMillen (GMU) vs Sanai/Norton (Loyola) 8-5;Plastow/Blake (MSM) vs Sanai/Pierce Norton (Loyola) 8-3;Salomon/Marinucci (MSM) vs Zingler/Fitzgerald (Loyola) 8-6;Donabedian/Mulquin (GMU) vs Zingler/Fitzgerald (Loyola) 8-2;Maaranen/Milic (JMU) vs Zingler/Fitzgerald (Loyola) 2-0 retire;T. Mostowtt/Place (MSM) vs McDaniel/Gorczakowski (Loyola)8-5;Coster/Leonard (GMU) vs Koch/Milot (Loyola) 9-8 (7-4);T. Mostowtt/Place (MSM) vs Koch/Milot (Loyola) 8-1;Coster/Leonard/(GMU) vs McDaniel/Gorczakowski (Loyola) 8-4;Koch/Milot (Loyola) vs McDaniel/Gorczakowski (Loyola) 1-0 retire;Babin/Sango (GMU) vs Vavelidis/Chomeau (Loyola) 8-5;Sanghvi/Nayeem (GMU) vs Vavelidis/Chomeau (Loyola) 8-2.