No. 23 Men's Tennis 14-9 after day two of Key Biscayne Invitational
Jan. 7, 2013
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. – University of Texas men’s tennis earned a combined 6-5 record in singles and doubles competition on the second day of the Key Biscayne Invitational at the Tennis Center at Crandon Park.
The Longhorns notched a 5-3 record in singles against LSU and a 1-2 record in doubles against Denver.
“There were a handful of matches that we didn’t finish well in but overall I was encouraged by our energy and poise today,” head coach Michael Center said. “Andrew [Korinek] keeps playing very well in singles.”
After two days of action in Florida, the freshman Korinek is in contention for the singles title with a 2-0 record. Korinek defeated Tam Trinh (LSU) in two sets on Monday, 7-6, 6-0. Sudanwa Sitaram, No. 43 Daniel Whitehead, Alex Hilliard and Joey Swaysland earned wins against LSU.
The doubles team of Ben Chen and Joey Swaysland also improved to 2-0 with a victory over Alex Clinkenbeard and Max Krammer (Denver), 8-4. UT’s two ranked doubles teams – No. 41 Hilliard/Korinek and No. 40 Sitaram/Whitehead – were edged in the final set of their respective matches.
Texas closes play in the Key Biscayne Invitational on Tuesday will face Denver in doubles competition and LSU in singles.
Key Biscayne Invitational
Day 2 Results
Overall Texas records at the Key Biscayne Invitational