Courtesy: Spencer Farrin (Moscow, Idaho)
Jose Bendeck
Bendeck wins consolation draw
Courtesy: Idaho Athletic Media Relations
          Release: 11/05/2012
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SEATTLE - For most of the Idaho men's tennis team, the Pacific Northwest Intercollegiate was the final event of the fall season, and the Vandals made the most of it, as Jose Bendeck won the consolation bracket in one draw, and Matt Oddonnetto made the consolation finals in the other.

After losing in his opening match, Bendeck won three straight matches before his opponent in the consolation finals withdrew because in injury. In the other consolation bracket, Oddonnetto advanced to the finals with two wins and a withdrawal before falling in the finals.

Cristobal Ramos Salazar, Abid Akbar and Jake Knox each won their first singles match in the main draw, but couldn't advance deeper.

In doubles play Knox and Filip Fichtel reached the second round with an opening-round win, while the pairings of Akbar and Ramos Salazar, and Bendeck and Torres fell in the opening round.

Akbar and Marius Cirstea will travel to the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships in Flushing, N.Y., this week for the 20-team doubles championships.

Singles
Cristobal Ramos Salazar
def. Antoine Bechmann (PSU) 1-6, 6-4, 6-0
Lost to (1) Emmett Egger (UW) 6-1, 6-2

Jose Bendeck (consolation champion)
lost to Viktor Farkas (UW) 6-4, 6-2
def. Kevin Lynch (SU) 6-4, 6-3
def. Eduardo Martinez (EWU) 2-6, 6-1, 10-2
def. Hayden Smith 6-3, 6-2
def. Daniel Sardu (Ore) Wo (inj)

(5) Abid Akbar
def. Tomas Aranguiz (EWU)6-3, 6-2
lost to Daan Maasland (Ore) 6-4, 6-4

Cesar Torres
lost to (2) Robin Cambier (Ore) 6-3, 7-5
def. Joseph Cohen (EWU) Wo (ill)
lost to Danielo Sardu (Ore) 6-4, 6-3

Matt Oddonnetto (Consolation Runner-up)
lost to Rishabhdev Raman (UW) 6-4, 6-0
def. Wil Cochrane (PSU) 6-1, 6-2
def. Kyle Rapp (SU) Wd (inj)
def.Dragos Puscalau (UW) 2-6, 6-0, 10-4
lost to Jackson Martin (UP) 6-1, 6-1

Filip Fichtel
lost to Vladimir Mijatovic (GONZ) 6-4, 6-4
lost to Dragos Puscalau (UW) 7-5, 7-6(9), 12-10

Jake Knox
def. Michael Schaeffer (Ore) 3-6, 6-4, 6-3
lost to Kent Andreason (UP) 6-4, 6-4

Doubles
(4) Akbar/Ramos Salazar
lost to Hukwo/Micov (UP) 8-4

Bendeck/Torres
lost to (2) Egger/Manthou (UW)

(2) Knox/Fichtel
def. Cochrane/Lubek (PSU) 8-5
lost to Guay/Martin (UP) 8-5

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