Men's Tennis Sinks Tars

WINTER PARK, Fla.— The #2 ranked Barry University men’s tennis team continued its winning ways on Friday afternoon by beating the Rollins College Tars 6-3.
 
The Bucs (5-0, 3-0 SSC) took a 2-1 lead after doubles with wins at #2 and #3. In the two spot, Ales Svigelj and Andrew Sharnov beat Nick Rowlands and Pablo Seijo 8-5. At number three, Marco Mokrzycki and Sergio Velez spanked Arturo Baravalle and Girtz Dzelde 8-1.
 
Rollins (2-3, 1-1 SSC) earned their point in doubles at the number one spot where Emanuel Fraitzl and Max Wimmer lost to Jeff Morris and Neil Clausen 9-7.
 
In singles action, the Bucs took four of the six matches. At number one, Morris defeated #11 Mokrzycki  6-4, 4-6, 10-2. The win gave Rollins their second point of the match.
 
At the two spot, #15 Svigelj nearly blanked #14 Clausen, beating him in two sets 6-1, 6-1.
 
#33 ranked Friatzl beat Chris Herbert 6-4, 6-1 at number three and #34 Wimmer took down Baravalle 7-5, 6-3 in the number four spot.
 
Rollins’ third point of the match came in number five singles where Dzelde beat Sharnov 6-3, 4-6, 10-8.
 
Barry wrapped up singles play in the number six position where Velez beat Constantin Sturdza with ease, 6-4, 6-0.
 
The Bucs move to 5-0 on the season and return to action tomorrow afternoon against Saint Leo in Sunshine State Conference play.
 
Tennis Match Results
Barry vs Rollins
02/26/10 at Winter Park, Fla.
(Martin Tennis Complex)
 
#2 Barry 6, #10 Rollins 3
 
 Singles competition
1. Jeff Morris (RC) def. #11 Marco Mokrzycki (BUM) 6-4, 4-6, 10-2
2. #15 Ales Svigelj (BUM) def. #14 Neil Clausen (RC) 6-1, 6-1
3. #33 Emanuel Fraitzl (BUM) def. Chris Herbert (RC) 6-4, 6-1
4. #34 Max Wimmer (BUM) def. Arturo Baravalle (RC) 7-5, 6-3
5. Girts Dzelde (RC) def. Andrew Sharnov (BUM) 6-3, 4-6, 10-8
6. Sergio Velez (BUM) def. Constantin Sturdza (RC) 6-4, 6-0
 
 Doubles competition
1. Jeff Morris/Neil Clausen (RC) def. #9 Emanuel Fraitzl/Max Wimmer (BUM) 9-7
2. Ales Svigelj/Andrew Sharnov (BUM) def. Nick Rowlands/Pablo Seijo (RC) 8-5
3. Marco Mokrzycki/Sergio Velez (BUM) def. Arturo Baravalle/Girts Dzelde (RC) 8-1
 
Match Notes:
Barry 5-0, 3-0 SSC; National ranking #2
Rollins 2-3, 1-1 SSC; National ranking #10
Official: Rollie Shea