Early Qualifier Exit for Men's Doubles

Ryan Cheung and partner Jonathan Hammel fought valiantly in a tiebreak loss.

TULSA, Okla. --- UCI men's doubles competed in the ITA Men's All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Tuesday. Both pairs earned first-round byes leading into second-round action.

Ryan Cheung and Jonathan Hammel matched up with Gijs Linders and Aaron Pfister of Michigan State. Cheung/Hammel fell in the tiebreaker, 8-7 (5).

Newcomer Rafael Davidian teamed up with singles pre-qualifier final round participant Tyler Pham. The duo dropped an 8-0 match to Diego Nunez and Rogerio Ribeiro of East Tennessee State.

The squad returns to the court Oct. 18 for the ITA West Regionals in Malibu, Calif.

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