Men's Tennis Defeats Western Kentucky, 6-1
Feb. 6, 2000
Memphis, Tenn.-- - The University of Memphis men's tennis team improved to 2-3 overall with a 6-1 win over Western Kentucky, Sunday.
Todd and Stapp both had their hands full in their singles matches at No. 2and No. 4, respectively. Todd won the opening set of his match, 6-1, before falling 6-1 in the second. He battled off Western Kentucky's Michael Lindskog for a 7-6 win in the third. Stapp also had a couple of 7-6 set wins. The freshman won his opening match 7-6 before falling 6-3 in the second. He fought Evalds Jurans off for a 7-6 win in the third.
The Tigers next opponent will offer a peak at Conference USA when the Southern Mississippi team comes to town, Friday for a 3 p.m. match.
Michael La Haie/Jamie Adams def. Evalds Jurans/Randyll Brooks, 9-8
Andrei Makarevitch def. Richard Magney, 6-2, 6-2
Alistair Todd def. Michael Lindskog, 6-1, 1-6, 7-6
Daniel Demacek def. Christian Kaumanns, 6-1, 7-6
Ben Stapp def. Evalds Jurans, 7-6, 3-6, 7-6
Jack Hu def. Wimal Wijenacpake, 7-6, 6-4
Michael La Haie def. Randyll Brooks, 6-1, 6-2