Men's Tennis Earns No. 5 Seed for This Week's SBC Championships
Sophomore Will Neuner has won 19 singles matches this season

Sophomore Will Neuner has won 19 singles matches this season

April 16, 2013

Boca Raton, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University men's tennis team will is the No. 5 seed for the Sun Belt Conference Championships, starting Thursday, April 18 in Lafayette, La. The Owls will play the University of Louisiana in a quarterfinals round match at 3 p.m.

The winner of the match will advance to the semifinals against top-seeded Middle Tennessee State University on Friday, April 19 at 3 p.m.

FAU enters the tournament after having an 8-13 regular-season record. The team has won its last two matches: a 4-3 victory over Bethune-Cookman on April 7 and a 4-1 win over DePaul University on March 31.

Senior Jose Fantova posted a 10-11 record this spring, including eight victories in No. 1 singles matches. Sophomore Will Neuner also won nine dual matches and leads the team with 18 singles victories. Fantova and Neuner have combined to win eight of the 11 No. 1 doubles matches this spring.

Freshman Andrei Morin-Kougoucheff had a team-high 12 spring singles wins, while sophomore Robert Dubuque posted 10 singles victories.



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