Men's Tennis Strong at JU Invitational
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Oct. 5, 2002

JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Florida Atlantic University completed day two at the Jacksonville University Invitational with four singles victories and two doubles wins. FAU was paired against host Jacksonville University in a format that does not count toward dual match play for the teams.

FAU freshman Kevin Obletz won both of his matches with straight sets victoris over Kamal El Bouzkouri and Dale Alderman, respectively. Obletz defeated El Bouzkouri 6-4, 6-1 before disposing of Alderman 6-0, 6-0.

Jeremy Perez defeated Alderman 6-7, 6-1, 10-4 while Ernest Diaz shared in singles success with a 6-1, 6-1 win over El Bouzkouri.

In doubles action, Diaz and Perez defeated Alderman and Andres Rojas 8-3 while FAU's team of Thiago Cunha and Roman Kowalski defeated JU's El Bouzkouri/Snelling 8-3.

FAU concludes play Sunday with a pairing against Georgia Southern.

Saturday Singles Results
Ben Birkmann (JU) d. Cristian Paiz (FAU) 7-5, 6-1.
Andres Rojas (JU) d. Oscar Plotnik (FAU) 6-4, 6-2.
Kevin Obletz (FAU) d. Kamal El Bouzkouri (JU) 6-4, 6-2.
Jeremy Perez (FAU) d. Dale Alderman (JU) 5-7, 6-1, 10-4.
Birkmann (JU) d. Plotnik (FAU) 6-2, 6-1.
Rojas (JU) d. Paiz (FAU) 4-6, 3-4 (ret.).
Ernest Diaz (FAU) d. El Bouzkouri (JU) 6-1, 6-1.
Obletz (FAU) d. Alderman (JU) 6-0, 6-0.

Saturday Doubles Results
Birkmann/Mueller (JU) d. Paiz/Plotnik (FAU) 8-4.
Diaz/Perez (FAU) d. Alderman/Rohas (JU) 8-3.
Roman Kowalski/Thiago Cunha (FAU) d. El Bouzkouri/Snelling (JU) 8-3.

 

 

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