MAVERICKS KNOCK OFF #2 SEED SE LOUISIANA, 4-1
April 29, 2006
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas-Arlington men's tennis team defeated #2-seeded Southeastern Louisiana, 4-1, Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the 2006 Southland Conference tournament at the UTA Tennis Center.
Texas-Arlington (12-9) got off to a fast start winning the doubles point.
In singles play, the Mavericks won at number one, two and three singles to clinch the match. Senior Sandy Farquharson defeated Haris Huremovic, 6-4, 6-2, at the number one position. Junior Daniel Omana defeated Matthieu Leboucher, 6-0, 6-2. Sophomore Diego Mattar beat Ilie Babinciu, 6-4, 6-4, at the number two position to clinch the match for the Mavericks.
The Mavericks will be back in action Sunday when they host #4-seeded Texas-San Antonio. First-serve is set for 3 p.m. at the UTA Tennis Center.
Tennis Match Results Texas-Arlington vs Southeastern Louisiana Men Apr 29, 2006 at Arlington, Texas
Texas-Arlington 4, Southeastern Louisiana Men 1
Singles competition 1. Sandy Farquharson (UTAM) def. Haris Huremovic (SLU-M) 6-4, 6-2 2. Diego Mattar (UTAM) def. Ilie Babinciuc (SLU-M) 6-4, 6-4 3. Daniel Omana (UTAM) def. Matthieu Leboucher (SLU-M) 6-0, 6-2 4. Ondrej Krivka (SLU-M) vs. Alberto Agis (UTAM) unfinished 5. Vladimir Paunic (SLU-M) def. Ian Vazquez (UTAM) 6-2, 6-4 6. Julien Lausao (SLU-M) vs. Neils Buksik (UTAM) unfinished
1. Sandy Farquharson/Javier Herrera (UTAM) def. Haris Huremovic/Ondrej Krivka (SLU-M) 8-6
2. Matthieu Leboucher/Julien Lausao (SLU-M) vs. Diego Mattar/Neils Buksik (UTAM) unfinished
3. Alberto Agis/Daniel Omana (UTAM) def. Ilie Babinciuc/Vladimir Paunic (SLU-M) 9-7