Buc Tennis Defeats #72 Memphis,4-3

Saturday, February 02, 2002

Johnson City, Tenn. (February 2, 2002) - The East Tennessee State University men's tennis team earned their first victory this season over the 72nd-ranked Memphis Tigers at the Goodfriend Indoor Tennis Center in Knoxville, Tenn. Saturday night. In doubles play, the Tigers clinched the doubles point with two wins. The Memphis duo of Joe Schmulian and Richard Magney defeated ETSU's Marcos Pavlovich (Otamendi, Argentina) and Pablo Sahagun (Cuernavaca, Mexico) in a tough match 8-6. Diego Iglesias (Mar Del Plata, Argentina) and Roberto Fernandez (Cuernavaca, Mexico) lost to Ben Stapp and Taylor Lee Walker. In singles competition, Pavlovich defeated Schmulian at the No. 1 position, 6-3, 7-5. In the No. 2 match, Sahagun earned a win by beating Magney 6-4, 6-2. Team captain Fernandez won his singles match, 6-2 and 6-4, over Ben Stapp. Iglesias won his match in the No. 4 match in three sets over Walker. Memphis would not quit. Alex Bucewicz defeated Alejandro Salazar (Arequipa, Peru)in three sets, 5-7, 6-2, 10-4. Michael Chamberlain beat ETSU's Federico Ochoa (Manizales, Colombia) 6-2, 6-2. ETSU 4, #72 Memphis 3 Doubles: 1) Schmulian/Magney (UM) def. Pavlovich/Sahagun (ETSU) 8-6* 2) Stapp/Walker (UM) def. Fernandez/Iglesias (ETSU) 8-1 3) Bucewicz/LaHaie vs. Salazar/Ochoa (ETSU) DNF Singles: 1) Marcos Pavlovich (ETSU) def. Joe Schulian (UM) 6-3, 7-5 2) Pablo Sahagun (ETSU) def. Richard Magney (UM) 6-4, 6-2 3) Roberto Fernandez (ETSU) def. Ben Stapp (UM) 6-2, 6-4 4) Diego Iglesias (ETSU) def. Lee Taylor Walker (UM) 3-6, 6-2, ret. 5) Alex Bucewicz (UM) def. Alejandro Salazar (ETSU) 5-7, 6-2, 10-4 6) Michael Chamberlain (UM) def. Federico Ochoa (ETSU) 6-2, 6-2 Team Records: Memphis (1-3) ETSU- (1-1)
Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MTRACK Charlotte 49er Classic Charlotte, N.C.
Mar 21 Results
WTRACK Charlotte 49er Classic Charlotte, N.C.
Mar 21 Results
MTEN ETSU 6 Greensboro, N.C.
Mar 21 UNC Greensboro 1
BB ETSU 5 Macon, Ga.
Mar 21 Mercer 11
SB ETSU 12 12
Mar 21 Western Carolina 10
WTEN ETSU 6 Cullowhee, N.C.
Mar 21 Western Carolina 1
SB ETSU 5 Cullowhee, N.C.
Mar 21 Western Carolina 7
BB ETSU 10 Macon, Ga.
Mar 21 Mercer 11
MTEN ETSU 4 Spartanburg, S.C.
Mar 22 Wofford 1
SB ETSU 0 6
Mar 22 Western Carolina 8
WGOLF Briar's Creek Invitational John's Island, S.C.
Mar 23 15th of 17
SB ETSU 0 5
Mar 24 Tennessee 10
BB ETSU 4 10
Mar 24 Radford 7
BB ETSU 3 Blacksburg, Va.
Mar 25 Virginia Tech 8
WTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 27 Results
MTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 27 Results
MTEN UNC Wilmington 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 27 ETSU 4
BB UNC-Greensboro 8 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 27 ETSU 6