Men's Tennis Avoids Cancellation and Takes the Win

Svigelj takes a doubles win and a singles win in a 5-0 victory. Photo by Joel Auerbach.
MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry men’s tennis team only needed five matches to defeat the Georgetown Hoyas 5-0 on Tuesday.

The Buccaneers only played five matches due to rain, but swept the three doubles matches and took two singles matches before the South Florida skies opened and canceled the remaining games.

Playing at the #1 doubles spot was the senior pair of Ales Svigelj and Andrew Sharnov. Svigelj/Sharnov took down the Hoyas #1 pair of Bryan Miller and Andrew Bruhn 8-4. At the #2 spot Emanuel Fraitzl and Max Wimmer defeated David Tillem and Charlie Caris 9-8 (7-5). Finishing the doubles sweep was Marco Mokrzycki and Sergio Velez with a 8-2 win over Tim Walsh and Rafael Notario.

Before the rains came, Svigelj took down Will Lowell 6-1, 6-1 and Sharnov defeated Bruhn 6-1, 6-0.

The Buccaneers next play #7 West Florida on March 10, at 2:00 p.m., here at the Buccaneer Tennis Center.

Tennis Match Results
Georgetown vs Barry
03/09/2010 at Miami Shores, Fla.
(Buccaneer Tennis Center)

#2 Barry 5, Georgetown 0

Singles competition
1. #33 Emanuel Fraitzl (BUM) vs. David Tillem (GTMT) unfinished
2. #34 Max Wimmer (BUM) vs. Anthony Tan (GTMT) unfinished
3. #15 Ales Svigelj (BUM) def. Will Lowell (GTMT) 6-1, 6-1
4. Andrew Sharnov (BUM) def. Andrew Bruhn (GTMT) 6-1, 6-0
5. Simon Raagaard (BUM) vs. Charlie Caris (GTMT) unfinished
6. Ruben Penate (BUM) vs. Tim Walsh (GTMT) unfinished

Doubles competition
1. Andrew Sharnov/Ales Svigelj (BUM) def. Bryan Miller/Andrew Bruhn (GTMT) 8-4
2. #9 Emanuel Fraitzl/Max Wimmer (BUM) def. David Tillem/Charlie Caris (GTMT) 9-8 (7-5)
3. Marco Mokrzycki/Sergio Velez (BUM) def. Tim Walsh/Rafael Notario (GTMT) 8-2

Match Notes:
Georgetown 4-4
Barry 10-0; National ranking #2

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