Oct. 12, 2003
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The College of Santa Fe's Gerald Bremond, seeded No. 1 in the Balloon Fiesta, won the main flight singles title today at the UNM Tennis Complex. Bremond beat New Mexico State's Danilo Zivanovic 6-2, 6-4. The doubles champion is to be announced at a later date. The match will be decided by Denver at home. The tandems are Nejc Smole and Viktor Zetterholm versus Hans Peter Gaber and Niki Popovic.
Gers opened the day with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Northern Arizona's Lew Deleon in the main flight consolation semifinals. In the finals, Gers won the first set 6-3 but couldn't hold on, falling to New Mexico State's Christian Halligan 3-6, 6-4, 6-1.
Grzeskowiak fell is the "B" flight consolation semifinals, 6-2, 6-2, to Colin Day of Denver. Hanisch, playing in the "B" flight third consolation finals, netted a 6-2, 6-2 win over Spencer Peoples.
Complete results of the 2003 UNM Balloon Fiesta are available above in PDF format or on www.tennisinformation.com. The quick jump number is 5144871.
New Mexico resumes fall competition Oct. 22-26 at the ITA Fall Regionals in Las Vegas, Nev.