Sooners Wrap Up Day Two in Alabama

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Oklahoma men’s tennis team competed day two at the Crimson Tide 4-in-the-fall Saturday with Jochen Bertsch and Max Stewart advancing to the Crimson draw’s consolation final.

The pair tallied an 8-3 win in the semifinal over Memphis’ Story and Sullivan. In the final, the pair fell to Pat Harper and Preston Touliatos of Tennessee, 8-4.

Stewart dropped his first singles match in the tournament to Riccardo Roberto of Alabama, falling 6-0, 7-6 (0). Stewart will face Memphis’ Oscar Cutting in tomorrow’s third place match.

Bertsch rolled past Memphis’ Sullivan, giving up just one game en route to a 6-0, 6-1, victory in the Crimson draw’s consolation bracket. The junior will face Karol Paluch of Rice tomorrow in his final match of the tournament.

Freshman Mason Beiler suffered a tight loss to Patrick Kaukovalta (Alabama), also in Crimson consolation draw. Beiler dropped the first frame after a battle, 5-7, before surging back to win set two, 6-4, and force a tiebreaker. In the 10-point breaker in lieu of a third set, the freshman fell, 1-0 (10-8). Beiler draws Tennessee’s Luca Wiedenmann in tomorrow’s consolation match.

The final day of competition is set to begin at 9 a.m. CT. Results and draws have been updated below.

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Day One Results

CRIMSON DRAW SINGLES  
FIRST ROUND 
Matt Story (Memphis) def. Mason Beiler (OU), 6-4, 6-2 
Jacob Eskeland (Rice) def. Jochen Bertsch (OU), 6-3, 6-2

SECOND ROUND 
Mason Beiler (OU) def. Karol Paluch (Rice), 6-2, 6-0
Luca Wiedenmann (Tennessee) def. Jochen Bertsch (OU), 7-6 (3), 6-1

HOUNDSTOOTH DRAW – SINGLES  
FIRST ROUND 
Pat Harper (Tennessee) def. Stefano Tsorotiotis (OU), 6-3, 0-0 ret. 
Max Stewart (OU) def. Adam Osciaslawski (Rice), 6-3, 6-4

SECOND ROUND 
Stefano Tsorotiotis (OU) vs. Mohamed Abdel-Aziz (RICE), Double Default, DNP
Max Stewart (OU) def. Sean Presson (Tennessee), 6-3, 6-4

CRIMSON DRAW – DOUBLES
FIRST ROUND
  
Akos Kotorman/Tim Reutzel (Tulane) def. Bertsch/Stewart (OU), 8-5

HOUNDSTOOTH DRAW – DOUBLES   
FIRST ROUND
Beiler/Tsorotiotis (OU) def. Felix Ewers/Eric Wagner (Tulane), 8-1

Day 2 Results

CRIMSON DRAW - SINGLES  
Patrick Kaukovalta (Alabama) def. Mason Beiler (OU), 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10-8)
Jochen Bertsch (OU) def. Marshall Sullivan, (Memphis), 6-0, 6-1

HOUNDSTOOTH DRAW – SINGLES  
Riccardo Roberto (Alabama) def. Max Stewart (OU), 3-6, 6-2, 6-3

CRIMSON DRAW – DOUBLES  
CONSOLATION SEMIFINAL
Bertsch/Stewart (OU) def. Story/Sullivan (Memphis), 8-3

CONSOLATION FINAL
Touliatos/Harper (Tennessee) def. Bertsch/Stewart (OU), 8-4

Day 3 Draws

CRIMSON DRAW - SINGLES 
CONSOLATION
Mason Beiler (OU) vs. Luca Wiedenmann (Tennessee) 9 a.m. CT
Jochen Bertsch (OU) vs. Karol Paluch (Rice) 9 a.m. CT

HOUDSTOOTH DRAW - SINGLES
THIRD PLACE MATCH
Max Stewart (OU) vs. Oscar Cutting (Memphis) 9 a.m. CT

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