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March 1, 2003

HAMMOND, La....Texas-Arlington won four singles matche and swept through the doubles competitions to defeat Southeastern Louisiana 5-2 in a Southland Confernce men's tennis match Saturday in Hammond, La. The victory improves UTA's record to 4-4 overall and 2-0 in SLC play.

UTA won each of the top three singles matches, and also picked up a win in the No. 5 slot. Nathan McGregor won in the top position, defeating SLU's Haris Huremovie 5-7, 6-3, 6-3. UTA's No. 2 player, David Corrie, crusied by Olivier Nussbaum 6-0, 6-1 and Javier Carrillo won at No. 3 singles, 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 over SLU's Eric Subirats.

The Mavericks' other singles winner was Sandy Farquharson, who defeated Paul Birkett 6-4, 6-2 in the No. 5 position.

SLU picked up wins at No. 4 and No. 6 singles. Matt Tate defeated UTA's Niels Buksik 6-3, 2-6, 6-2 in the fourth slot and Milos Vasovic beat UTA's No. 6 player, Ian Vazquez, 2-6, 7-6, 10-7.

The Mavericks earned the doubles point by claiming victories in all three matches. McGregor and Farquharson defeated Tate and Nussbaum 9-8 at No.1, Corrie and Buksik beat Subirats and Josh Smith 8-5 at No. 2, and Carrillo and Alon Goldshuv beat Vasovic and Huremovie 9-7.

UTA returns to action March 7-9 at the HEB Intercollegiate Championships March 7-9.

Texas-Arlington 5, Southeastern Louisiana 2

1. Nathan McGregor (UTA) def. Haris Huremovie (SLU) 5-7, 6-3, 6-3
2. David Corrie (UTA) def. Olivier Nussbaum (SLU) 6-0, 6-1
3. Javier Carrillo (UTA) def. Eric Subirats (SLU) 2-6, 6-3, 7-5
4. Matt Tate (SLU) def. Niels Buksik (SLU) 6-3, 2-6, 6-2
5. Sandy Farquharson (UTA) def. Paul Birkett (SLU) 6-4, 6-2
6. Milos Vasovic (SLU) def. Ian Vazquez (UTA) 2-6, 7-6, 10-7



1. McGregor/Farquharson (UTA) def. Tate/Nussbaum (SLU) 9-8
2. Corrie/Buksik (UTA) def. Subirats/Josh Smith (SLU) 8-5
3. Carrillo/Alon Goldshuv (UTA) def. Vasovic/Huremovie (SLU) 9-7



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