DES MOINES, Iowa - Day one of the 2012 State Farm MVC Individuals is complete for Wichita State. Three Shockers led by captain David Cavalcanti went 2-0 in singles pool play on Friday.
Cavalcanti only needed two sets in each of his matches to advance. Freshman Erick Reyes, who just joined the Shockers this month, won his first two collegiate matches. Fellow freshman Tomislav Gregurovic won his first match against Ryan Norman of Creighton, 6-4, 6-2 and won his next match against Jordan Badenko of Illinois State, 6-2, 6-4.
Those three along with Kestor Black, Juan Estensorro and Nestor Perez all advanced to Sunday's semifinals. Tomorrow morning doubles action will begin.
Check back to goshockers.com for results as they become available.
Alex Pelaez (ILS) def. Matheus Pereira (WSU), 6-3, 6-4
Badr Cherradi (SIU) def. Pereira (WSU
David Cavalcanti (WSU) def. Juan Diego Cuadrado (BU), 6-3, 6-2
Cavalcanti (WSU) def. Stan Rodier (SIU), 6-1, 6-1
Erick Reyes (WSU) def. Kyle Obermeier (CU), 7-6 (4), 6-4
Reyes (WSU) def. Ahmed Albitar (BU), 6-1, 7-5
Tomislav Gregurovic (WSU) def. Ryan Norman (CU), 6-4, 6-2
Gregurovic (WSU) def. Jordan Badenko (ILS), 6-2, 6-4
Juan Estenssoro (WSU) def. Gabe Nagy (CU), 6-1, 6-2
Michael Davis (BU) def. Estenssoro (WSU), 7-5, 3-6, 6-4
Eric Nguyen (BU) def. Nestor Perez (WSU), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Kester Black (WSU) defeated Grant Tesmer (DU), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4