Sept. 20, 2003
Coral Gables, FL - For the second consecutive day Floriday Atlantic University men's tennis players teamed up with the University of Alabama tennis players at the UM Fall Classic. On Saturday FAU/Alabama faced Miami opponents.
Two FAU players recored a singles victory. Kevin Obletz breezed by John Hoyes at no. 5, 6-3, 6-1. Shortly after, F.J. Schofield defeated Luis Manrique 6-4, 6-2 at no. 6. The wins mark the first singles wins for FAU this fall.
Freshman Mauricio Paiz also got his first action as an Owl. Paiz, like Schofield and Obletz, participate in both singles and doubles.
1. Chris Gostek (Alabama) def. Josh Cohen (UM) 6-1, 7-6 (4).
2. Joseph Jung (Alabama) def. Eric Hechtman (UM) 6-3, 6-3.
3. Colin Purcell (UM) def. Mauricio Paiz (FAU) 6-2, 6-0.
4. Michael Green (Alabama) def. Tim Krebs (UM) 6-3, 7-6 (5).
5. Kevin Obletz (FAU) def. John Hoyes (UM) 6-3, 6-1.
6. F.J. Schofield (FAU) def. Luis Manrique (UM) 6-4, 6-2.
1. Krebs/Purcell (UM) def. Gostek/Green (Alabama) 8-1.
2. Hechtman/Cohen (UM) def. Schofield/Obletz (FAU) 8-6.
3. Manrique/Hoyes (UM) def. Paiz (FAU)/Jung (Alabama) 8-4.
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