Men's Tennis adds 10 wins on day two of Key Biscayne Invitational
Jan. 7, 2012
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - A day after collecting 11 singles and doubles wins, Texas posted 10 more singles and doubles victories Saturday on day two of the Key Biscayne Invitational at Crandon Park.
Freshman Soren Hess-Olesen rebounded from a Friday defeat and posted a 3-6, 6-3, 6-0 win over Virginia's Julien Uriguen. Junior Ben Chen added a 6-1, 6-3 win over Michigan's Barrett Franks, and sophomore Sudanwa Sitaram posted a 6-0, 6-3 win over Michigan's Michael Zhu.
Freshman Lloyd Glasspool won his second match in as many days, as he defeated Michigan's Eli Brown, 6-3, 6-0. Freshman Jacoby Lewis registered a 7-6, 6-2 win over Michigan's Alex Buzzi. A pair of Longhorns went head-to-head, as junior Alex Hilliard defeated sophomore David Holiner in a third set match tiebreak.
Hilliard and Hess-Olesen teamed up for an 8-6 doubles win over LSU's Chris Simpson and Olivier Borsos, while Sitaram and Lewis posted a 9-7 win over LSU's Roger Anderson and Stefan Szacinski. Hilliard and Hess-Olesen posted a second doubles win, as they defeated Michigan's Franks and Buzzi, 8-3. Lewis and Sitaram took on the team of Virginia's Uriguen and Michigan's Brown and came away with an 8-4 victory. Holiner and Glasspool capped the day with an 8-4 win over Michigan's Alex Petrone and Zhu.
Texas wraps up play at the Key Biscayne Invitational on Sunday.
Key Biscayne Invitational