Vereau marks 100 appearances during Mountain Regional day two
Albuquerque, N.M. - Mateo Vereau appeared in his 100th career singles match Friday at the ITA Mountain Regional Championships. The senior from Trujillo, Peru is in his fifth season at BYU but was on pace to hit the mark in four years before the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons was shortened due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vereau's match was one of nine for the Cougars on day two of regionals. Full results and tomorrow's schedule are listed below.
- Zach Fuchs def. Ryoma Matsushita (New Mexico) 6-4, 7-6 (5)
- Wally Thayne def. Stijn Paardekooper (Utah State) 4-6, 6-3, 10-8
- Itay Feigin (New Mexico State) def. Mateo Vereau 4-6, 6-3, 10-8
After retiring from his match last night, Jack Barnett withdrew and did not play his singles match today.
- Minakata/Arca Costas (Boise State) def. No. 5 Thayne/Barnett 8-4
- No. 2 Panik/Nathan def. Fuchs/Vereau 9-7
- No. 3 Piotr Galus (NAU) def. Dominik Jakovljevic 6-3, 6-1
- Alex Lin def. Kyle Garner (Air Force) 4-6, 7-6 (6), 10-4
- Redd Owen def. Luca Fe D'ostiani (New Mexico State) 6-3, 6-4
- Luke Wolf (Air Force) def. Brian Chen 6-4, 6-2
Jakovljevic and Lin will open Lobo doubles as the No. 2 seed, while Owen and Chen are ranked No. 4. All other matches will be consolation matches.
- 8:30 a.m. MDT - No. 5 Thayne/Barnett versus Buxman/Zulch (Weber State)
- 8:30 a.m. - Fuchs/Vereau versus Kakhniuk/Noroozian (New Mexico)
Singles (Times TBD)
- Mateo Vereau versus Anton Ornberg (UNLV)
- Wally Thayne versus No. 9 Berk Bugarikj (Utah)
- Zach Fuchs versus TBD
- 9:30 a.m. - No. 2 Jakovljevic/Lin versus Galus/Donovan (NAU)
- 9:30 a.m. - No. 4 Owen/Chen versus Moore/Brown (Air Force)
Singles (Times TBD)
- Redd Owen versus Luke Wolf (Air Force)
- Brian Chen versus Luca Fe D'ostiani (New Mexico State)
- Dominik Jakovljevic versus No. 2 Maciej Ziomber (NAU)
- Alex Lin versus TBD
The two main draw doubles matches will be held at McKinnon Family Tennis Stadium and streamed live. This page and the team's social media accounts will share additional pairings and start times as they are finalized.
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