Doubles action was tight as Cal took the first match 8-6 over Max Manthou and Viktor Farkas at number two doubles. UW responded in a big way as Emmett Egger and Jeff Hawke defeated 19th-ranked Gregory Bayane and Chase Melton 8-6 to leave things in court three’s hands for the third-straight match.
Freshman Michael Chamerski and Wendell Watanabe took Cal’s Filip Bergevi and Mads Engsted to a tie break but the Bears came with an 8-7 (5) for the point.
In singles action, the 19th-ranked Bears pulled away first taking a 6-1, 6-0 win on court four over Jeff Hawke. In number six singles, Nikhil Jayashankar defeated Michael Chamerski 6-3, 7-5 while court three was the clinching match as Gal Hakak fell to Andrew Goransson, 6-2, 6-4.
The Dawgs return to Seattle for their final regular season match of the season as they host Oregon on Saturday, April 19 at 1:30 p.m.
No. 19 Cal (14-5, 4-2 Pac-12) defeated Washington (10-12, 1-5 Pac-12) – 4-0
April 12, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif.
Hellman Tennis Complex
1: Emmett Egger/Jeff Hawke (UW) def. No. 19 Gregory Bayane/Chase Melton (Cal) – 8-6
2: Andre Goransson/Ben McLachlan (Cal) def. Viktor Farkas (UW) – 8-6
3: Filip Bergevi/Mads Engsted (Cal) def. Michael Chameski/Wendell Watanabe (UW) – 8-7(5)
Captured the doubles point
Order of Finish: 2, 1, 3*.
1: No. 69 Ben McLachlan (Cal) vs. Emmett Egger (UW) – Abandoned
2: No. 110 Campbell Johnson (Cal) vs. Max Manthou (UW) – Abandoned
3: Andre Goransson (Cal) def. Gal Hakak (UW) – 6-2, 6-4
4: Gregory Bayane (Cal) def. Jeff Hawke (UW) – 6-1, 6-0
5: Mads Engsted (Cal) vs. Viktor Farkas (UW) – Abandoned
6: Nikhil Jayashankar (Cal) def. Michael Chamerski (UW) – 6-3, 7-5
Order of Finish: 4, 3, 6^.
^Clinched the overall match