picked up a pair wins in singles to lead the efforts of the Rice men's tennis team in the opening day of action at the Crimson Tide Four in the Fall tournament in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on Friday.
Eskeland advanced to the semifinals of the Crimson singles draw with wins over Jochen Bertsch of Oklahoma and Ryan Seggermann of Princton. He will face Tulane's Tim Ruetzel at 12:30 on Saturday.
Action continues on Saturday morning with the second round of doubles action.
Crimson Doubles Draw
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Riccardo Roberto/ Patrick Kaukovalta (UA) def. Jacob Eskeland
/Adan Oscislawski (RICE), 8-4
Houndstooth Doubles Draw
Payton Holden/ Davey Roberts (PRIN) def. Mohamed Abdel-Aziz
Crimson Singles Draw (Round 1)
(RICE) def. Jochen Bertsch (OU), 6-3, 6-2
Preston Touliatos (TENN) def. Karol Paluch
(RICE), 6-4, 7-5
Crimson Singles Draw (Round 2)
(RICE) def. Ryan Seggerman (PRIN), 6-7(4), 6-1, ret.
Mason Beiler (OU) def. Karol Paluch
(RICE), 6-2, 6-1
Houndstooth Singles Draw (Round 1)
Eric Wagner (TUL) def. Mohamed Abdel-Aziz
(RICE), 1-6, 4-2, ret.
Max Stewart (OU) def. Adam Oscislawski
(RICE), 6-3, 6-4
Houndstooth Singles Draw (Round 2)
Stefano Tsorotiotis (OU) vs. Mohamed Abdel-Aziz
(RICE), Double Default, DNP
Akos Kotorman (TUL) def. Adam Oscislawski
(RICE), 6-0, 6-1