FAU Defeats Florida A&M
Kevin Obletz helped FAU win with his, 7-5, 6-2, victory.

Kevin Obletz helped FAU win with his, 7-5, 6-2, victory.

Feb. 15, 2003

BOCA RATON, FL - Florida Atlantic University never trailed after winning the doubles point, and went on to defeat FAMU, 5-2, Saturday afternoon. Kevin Obletz helped even no. 62 FAU's record at 4-4 by winning his fourth consecutive singles match.

Obletz defeated LaVaughn Munroe, 7-5, 6-2, at no. 3, and has not lost as match since February 1.

Yet, it was David Demers that pushed FAU's lead to 2-0 when he beat Davin Russell, 6-2, 6-3, at no. 1. Jeremy Perez and Juan Todero also earned points for the Owls with singles wins.

In doubles, Oscar Plotnik teamed with Cristian Paiz to beat Pfungwa Mehefu, and Noel Wadawu, 8-2, at no. 1. While at no. 2, Demers and F.J. Schofield won their match by the same score.

FAU will host Barry at 3:00 on February 26.

Singles

1. David Demers (FAU) def. Davin Russell (FAMU) 6-2, 6-3.
2. Pfungwa Mahefu (FAMU) def. Cristian Paiz (FAU) 7-6, 6-3.
3. Kevin Obletz (FAU) def. LaVaughn Munroe (FAMU) 7-5, 6-2.
4. Noel Wadawu (FAMU) def. F.J. Schofield (FAU) 6-3, 7-6.
5. Jeremy Perez (FAU) def. Zurg Zhvania (FAMU) 6-4, 7-5.
6. Juan Todero (FAU) def. Kamau Murry (FAMU) 6-2, 7-5, 6-0.

Doubles

1. Paiz/Oscar Plotnik (FAU) def. Mahefu/Wadawu (FAMU) 8-2.
2. Demers/Schofield (FAU) def. Murray/Russell (FAMU) 8-2.
3. Munroe/Zhuania (FAMU) def. Thiago Cunha/Roman Kowalski (FAU) 8-2.

 

 

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