Men's Tennis

Nov. 3, 1997

Duo Takes Doubles Title at Rolex Championship

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The University of Notre Dame men's tennis duo of Brian Patterson and Jakub Pietrowski won the doubles titles at the Midwest Regional Rolex Championship on Monday afternoon with a 6-0, 1-6, 6-2 win over Chris James and Derek Myers of Purdue. Earlier in the day, Patterson and Pietrowski won their semifinal match over Alex Witt and Martin Bengtsson of Northwestern by a 9-8 score.

Pietrowski and Patterson were the No. 1 seed in the event and now advanced to the Rolex National Tournament, which will be held in Dallas in January. Notre Dame's top singles performance in the event was a trip to the quarterfinals in the field of 128 by sophomore Ryan Sachire.

Event Calendar


May 25
All Day
NCAA Singles Championship
Tulsa, Okla. (Case Tennis Center)
May 26
All Day
NCAA Doubles Championship
Tulsa, Okla. (Case Tennis Center)

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