August 7, 2014

Verbeek, Brand Take Home Tournament Titles

Hoofddorp, Netherlands - Pacific's duo of Sem Verbeek and Marlon Brand again impressed in offseason competition, as the teammates took home another doubles tournament crown at the Geldwinkel Open in Hoofddorp, Netherlands.

The pair dispatched the second seeded duo of Erwin Schmitz and Arnol Balk in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-1, to take home the doubles championship.

Additionally, Verbeek took home the tournament's individual championship after besting second seeded Björn Luitink in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-0.

Head Coach Ryan Redondo said of the pair's achievements, "I am very happy for Sem and Marlon and their performance in Holland.  Great efforts by both players in doubles throughout this summer and a great job by Sem to take the singles crown. Competing at this level throughout the summer will pay dividends throughout the fall and spring semesters."