Eagles Set to Compete in Duck Classic
Nov. 9, 2006
The "yellow" draw sees Kyle Cruzat play
Doubles play sees the following match-ups involving EWU players: Gregg and Erickson will take on Sacramento State's duo of Van Dillen and Gabriel Loredo and Garfield and Karas face Nevada's Bulich and Orion Ashmore in first-round play, while Millican and Davis will play Nevada's Guillaume Tonelli and Alex Daruty and Schraeder and Mam face either the duo of Sacramento State's Warwick Foy and Ramon Perez or Portland's tandem of Machado and Evan Schleining in the second round.
"Some of the best teams in the country will be playing, so certainly this will be a great benchmark for our program," head coach Patrick Dreves said. "The reason I chose to play this tournament is to show our kids where we need to be."
This competition will be the final one of the fall for the program and will run from Friday to Sunday. The spring schedule will start up in January and will culminate with the Big Sky Conference Championship, which will take place from April 26-28 in
"This fall we have had good tournaments," Dreves said. "On the men's side at the Red Lion Invitational (hosted by EWU), we had two players in the quarterfinals and Pannhara Mam winning the tournament."