No. 25 USF Blanked by No. 7 Baylor, 4-0
Like USF Men's Tennis on Facebook
Waco, TX (April 2, 2014) – No. 25 USF faced its stiffest competition of the year Wednesday night and fell 4-0 to No. 7 Baylor at the Hurd Tennis Center in Waco, Texas.
The Bulls got off to a good start by winning at No. 1 doubles as the 33rd-ranked pair of Roberto Cid and Sasha Gozun defeated Patrick Pradella and Mate Zsiga, 8-5.
Baylor bounced back to win at number two and three doubles to claim the doubles point. USF’s duo of Vadym Kalyuzhnyy and Finn Meinecke battled to an 8-7 (7-5) loss at third doubles which nearly gave the Bulls the doubles point.
In singles play, No. 7 Julian Lenz bested Oliver Pramming 6-3, 6-4 in the second spot. The Bears also picked up wins at No. 4 and No. 5 to claim the 4-0 victory.
USF has a day off before it takes on No. 39 Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center. The match is set to get underway at 6:00 p.m. eastern time.
No. 1 - Roberto Cid/Sasha Gozun (USF) def. Patrick Pradella/Mate Zsiga (BU) 8-5
No. 2 - Diego Galeano/Michel Dornbusch (BU) def. Oliver Pramming/Ignacio Gonzalez-Muniz (USF) 8-5
No. 3 - Julian Lenz/Vince Schneider (BU) def. Vadym Kalyuzhnyy/Finn Meinecke (USF) 8-7 (7-5)
No. 1 - #15 Patrick Pradella (BU) vs. #53 Roberto Cid (USF) unfinished
No. 2 - #7 Julian Lenz (BU) def. Oliver Pramming (USF) 6-3, 6-4
No. 3 - #27 Diego Galeano (BU) vs. Sasha Gozun (USF) unfinished
No. 4 - Mate Zsiga (BU) def. Vadym Kalyuzhnyy (USF) 6-1, 6-2
No. 5 - Michel Dornbusch (BU) def. Ignacio Gonzalez-Muniz (USF) 6-1, 6-2
No. 6 - Vince Schneider (BU) vs. Federico Sabogal (USF) unfinished