Feb. 29, 2004
Orlando, FL - The bottom of Florida Atlantic University's lineup carried the Owls past Troy State University, 5-2, Sunday afternoon in Orlando, FL. F.J. Schofield, David Demers, Kevin Obletz, and Mauricio Paiz swept the 3, 4, 5, and 6 positions, respectively. The win improves FAU to 4-5 overall, and 1-2 in the Atlantic Sun conference.
Schofield quickly gave FAU a 2-0 cushion that it would never relinquish, as the junior breezed by Robert Van Swelm, 6-3, 2-0, at no. 3. Schofield has won five consecutive singles matches.
Another hot player for the Owls is Mauricio Paiz. Paiz's, 6-4, 6-2, victory at no. 6 gives the freshman a 6-2 record at the position. Paiz has won three straight, and six out of his last seven matches.
FAU hosts Charleston Southern University, 2:00 pm March 5, in Boca Raton, FL.
1. Irving Morales (TSU) def. Antonello Magris (FAU) 6-1, 6-3.
2. Emir Basic (TSU) def. Cristian Paiz (FAU) 2-6, 7-6, (10-7).
3. F.J. Schofield (FAU) def. Robert Van Swelm (TSU) 6-3, 2-0 (ret).
4. David Demers (FAU) def. Charles Van Swelm (TSU) 7-5, 6-1.
5. Kevin Obletz (FAU) def. Clayton Langheim (TSU) 6-1, 6-4.
6. Mauricio Paiz (FAU) def. Chris Harfield (TSU) 6-4, 6-2.
1. Magris/C. Paiz (FAU) def. Morales/R. Van Swelm (TSU) 8-6.
2. Basic/Harfield (TSU) def. Gianfranco Dossenna/Daniel McCauley (FAU) 8-4.
3. Demers/Schofield (FAU) def. Thiago Pasos/C. Van Swelm (TSU) 8-1.