Tiger Tennis Team Falls in Individual Singles
Sept. 30, 2000
Athens, Ga.-- - The University of Memphis men's tennis team is still alive in the doubles portion of the Southern Collegiate tournament at the University of Georgia, but has been eliminated from the championship side of the singles brackets in play, Saturday.
In doubles play, two Tiger tandems are still alive. The team of Joe Schmulian and Michael Chamberlain downed Florida A&M's team of Bennett/Murray, 8-3, in the second round of the Division II doubles, Saturday.
The Tigers also suffered losses in the singles portion of the tournament. In the Division II singles tourney, Florida's Troy Hahn defeated Michael Chamberlain, 6-5 (5), 6-4, while Zlatko Stupavaskey defeated Alistair Todd, 6-1, 6-3 in Division III singles.
Sophomore Joe Schmulian won his first match in the consolation portion of the tournament with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Sanieep Yen Reddy from Charleston Southern, but Schmulian was eliminated from the tournament with a loss to a Conference USA foe, Tom Dalby from UAB, 6-3, 6-4.
Junior Michael LaHaie also lost in his match, Saturday. LaHaie fell to J.C. Osorio from Campbell,