Feb. 7, 2004
BOCA RATON, FL - Dropping only one match all afternoon, Florida Atlantic University blew by Bethune-Cookman College, 7-0, Saturday in Boca Raton. Junior F.J. Schofield won his third consecutive singles match, helping the Owls improve their record to 2-1. Schofield, at no. 2, beat Milosav Medricky 6-0, 6-3.
FAU began the match grabbing the doubles point, winning two out of the three matches.
In singles, the Owls really got the ball rolling. Mauricio Paiz coasted by Fernando Marcato, 6-3, 6-0, at no. 6. Shortly after, Daniel McCauley and Juan Todero grabbed victories at no. 3 and 4, respectively. Todero's win was his first singles dual match victory of the spring.
At no. 1, David Demers outlasted Martin Dimitrov, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4. That win was also the first of the season for Demers.
Gianfranco Dossena preserved the shutout by dropping Malik Hall 6-1, 7-5 at no. 5.
FAU next plays Barry University at 3:00 pm, February 10 in Miami.
1. David Demers (FAU) def. Martin Dimitrou (BCC) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4.
2. F.J. Schofield (FAU) def. Miloslav Medricky (BCC) 6-0, 6-3.
3. Daniel McCauley (FAU) def. Pablo Magro (BCC) 6-4, 6-1.
4. Juan Todero (FAU) def. H. Marius (BCC) 7-6, 6-1.
5. Gianfranco Dossena (FAU) def. Malik Hall (BCC) 6-1, 7-5.
6. Mauricio Paiz (FAU) def. Fernando Marcato (BCC) 6-3, 6-0.
1. Demers/Schofield (FAU) def. Dimitrou/Medricky(BCC) 8-4.
2. Magro/Marius (BCC) def. McCauley/Todero (FAU) 8-2.
3. Dossena/Paiz (FAU) def. Hall/Marcato (BCC) 8-1.