TU Ends Regular Season With 5-0 Victory Over Tulane
April 15, 2012
NEW ORLEANS - The No. 26-ranked University of Tulsa men's tennis team defeated Tulane 5-0 Sunday afternoon at Goldring Tennis Center.
The Golden Hurricane (15-8, 4-0 Conference USA) has now won five straight matches and nine of its last 10. Tulane dropped to 11-10 on the season and 3-5 in league play.
No. 93-ranked Marsland defeated Young 6-1, 6-4 at the second position to open singles play. Jackson dropped Bernstein 7-5, 6-0 at the fourth flight, and Ive clinched the team victory with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Wali on the third court.
Espejo topped Rappaccioli 6-4, 7-5 at the fifth position, and the other two matches went unfinished.
The Golden Hurricane will now travel to Orlando, Fla., for the Conference USA Men's Tennis Championship April 19-22. TU will be looking to defend its title from a year ago, and the team has won five of the last six league crowns.
Tennis Match Results Apr 15, 2012 at New Orleans, La. (Goldring Tennis Center)
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