Men's Tennis Picks up Momentum Heading into Arkansas Match
Go Tigers!
Go Tigers!

Go Tigers!

March 26, 2000

Clarkesville, Tenn.-- - The University of Memphis men's tennis team picked up more momentum for its Tuesday match against No. 59 Arkansas with a 7-0 blanking of Austin Peay, Sunday. Memphis won all the doubles and singles matches, including three exhibition matches.

The Tigers opened with three wins in doubles play, with the team of Daniel Demacek and Chris Buckley teaming up for an exhibition win at No. 4 doubles, 8-6.

Also posting exhibition wins were sophomore team captain Michael LaHaie at No. 7 singles and freshman Jamie Adams at No. 8. LaHaie downed APSU's Matt Lanchashire, 7-5, 6-0, while Adams downed Peter Morsley, 6-3, 6-2.

The Tigers play Arkansas, their eighth nationally-ranked opponent this season, Tuesday, at 1 p.m. The Tigers then return home for their final regular season home match against Oklahoma Christian at 1 p.m. at the Racquet Club, Saturday.

SINGLES

Richard Magney (UM) def. Dominic Hall (APSU), 6-1, 6-1

Daniel Demacek (UM) def. Matthew Gregory (APSU), 6-1, 6-1

Alistair Todd (UM) def. Justin Keller (APSU), 6-3, 6-1

Ben Stapp (UM) def. Robert Powell (APSU), 7-5, 6-2

Jack Hu (UM) def. Steve White (APSU), 6-3, 6-1

Chris Buckley (UM) def. Oscar Lopez (APSU), 7-5, 6-2

DOUBLES

Todd/Stapp (UM) def. Hall/Gregory (APSU), 8-2

Magney/Jamie Adams (UM) def. Powell/White (APSU), 8-5

Hu/LaHaie (UM) def. Keller/Rutsche (APSU), 8-6

EXHIBITION MATCHES

No. 7 singles Michael LaHaie (UM) def. Matt Lancashire (APSU), 7-5, 6-0

No. 8 singles Jamie Adams (UM) def. Peter Morsley (APSU), 6-3, 6-2

No. 4 doubles Demacek/Buckley (UM) def. Lancashire/Morsley (APSU), 8-6

 

 

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