Jan. 13, 2007
DALLAS (SMU) -
The No. 39 SMU men's tennis team began their season with a victory against Lamar this afternoon, 6-1.
David Kuczer and Chris Hooshyar paired for a win at the No. 2 doubles position over Mario Janjic and Andres Medina, 8-5. Sealing the doubles point for the Mustangs, Oivind Alver and Adolfo Solares held off Brett Sticker and Tyler Cobb of Lamar at No. 3 for the 8-6 win.
In singles action, Alex Skrypko dominated Filip Kanczula at No. 1, 6-2, 6-1. At the No. 3 spot, Alver paced for a, 6-0, 6-0, win over Maciej Bogusz while Hooshyar coasted to a, 6-1, 6-2, win over Medina at the No. 4 spot. Solares took a win over Olivier at the No. 5 position, 6-2, 6-3 and Robin Fahgen of SMU swept Sticker, 6-0, 6-0, at the No. 6 spot. Kuczer was unable to overcome Janjic at the No. 2 spot as he fell, 6-7, 7-6, 6-2.
The Mustangs face No. 12 Texas next on, Sun., Jan. 21 at 2:00 p.m. The match is scheduled to be played at the Dallas Country Club.
Tennis Match Results
Lamar vs Southern Methodist
1/13/2007 at Los Colinas, Texas (Los Colinas Country Club)
#39 Southern Methodist 6, Lamar 1
1. Alex Skrypko (SMU) def. Filip Kanczula (LAMAR) 6-2, 6-1
2. Mario Janjic (LAMAR) def. David Kuczer (SMU) 6-7, 6-2, 6-2
3. Oivind Alver (SMU) def. Maciej Bogusz (LAMAR) 6-0, 6-2
4. Chris Hooshyar (SMU) def. Andres Medina (LAMAR) 6-1, 6-2
5. Adolfo Solares (SMU) def. Emmanuel Olivier (LAMAR) 6-2, 6-3
6. Robin Fahgen (SMU) def. Brett Sticker (LAMAR) 6-0, 6-0
1. Filip Kanczula/Maciej Bogusz (LAMAR) vs. Federico Murgier/Alex Skrypko (SMU) no result
2. David Kuczer/Chris Hooshyar (SMU) def. Mario Janjic/Andres Medina (LAMAR) 8-5
3. Oivind Alver/Adolfo Solares (SMU) def. Brett Sticker/Tyler Cobb (LAMAR) 8-6
Southern Methodist 1-0; National ranking #39