Men's Tennis Flies Through Golden Eagles

MELBOURNE, Fla.—The top-ranked Barry men’s tennis team defeated the DI Southern Miss. Golden Eagles 7-2 on Sunday.

Barry started off the match sweeping doubles. Max Wimmer and Quentin Vachez dropped the top Southern Miss. pair of Julien Roussel and Jan Burmeister 8-5.

In number two doubles, Emanuel Fraitzl and Marco Mokrzycki took an 8-3 win, over Paulo Alvarado and Jovan Zeljkovic and Simon Raagaard teamed up with Romain Costamagna and posted an 8-2 win to complete the sweep against Alex Doleac and Stewart Gammill.

#1 Fraitzl made quick work of the Golden Eagle’s top player, Roussel, in a 6-2, 6-3 win in singles play. Mokrzycki fell at number two singles 6-1, 7-6 (7-2) to Burmeister and Sergio Velez posted a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Zeljkovic at number three singles. Vachez played in the fourth singles flight and lost to Alvarado 6-3, 1-6, 10-8.

Ollie Lemaitre took a 6-2, 4-6, 10-3 win at number five singles over Doleac while Costamagna concluded singles play with a 6-2, 6-0 win in the sixth singles flight.

Barry travels to Valdosta, Ga. in their next action for a rematch of the 2010 NCAA DII National Champions match against the #2 Valdosta St. Blazers. The dual is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 25 at 1:00 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Southern Miss vs Barry University
2/20/2011 at Melbourne, Fla.
(Florida Tech)


#1 Barry University 7, Southern Miss 2

Singles competition
1. #1 Emanuel Fraitzl (BUM) def. Julien Roussel (USMM) 6-2, 6-3
2. Jan Burmeister (USMM) def. #11 Marco Mokrzycki (BUM) 6-1, 7-6 (7-2)
3. Sergio Velez (BUM) def. Jovan Zeljkovic (USMM) 6-2, 6-0
4. Paulo Alvarado (USMM) def. Quentin Vachez (BUM) 6-3, 1-6, 10-8
5. Ollie Lemaitre (BUM) def. Alex Doleac (USMM) 6-2, 4-6, 10-3
6. Romain Costamagna (BUM) def. Stewart Gammill (USMM) 6-2, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Max Wimmer/Quentin Vachez (BUM) def. Julien Roussel/Jan Burmeister (USMM) 8-5
2. Emanuel Fraitzl/Marco Mokrzycki (BUM) def. Paulo Alvarado/Jovan Zeljkovic (USMM) 8-3
3. Simon Raagaard/Romain Costamagna (BUM) def. Alex Doleac/Stewart Gammill (USMM) 8-2

Match Notes:
Southern Miss 1-10
Barry University 3-0; National ranking #1