No. 36 Texas Tech proves too much for Bucs
No. 36 Texas Tech proves too much for Bucs
Friday, February 13, 2015

LUBBOCK, Texas (Feb. 13, 2015) - The ETSU men's tennis team was defeated by No. 36 Texas Tech, 4-0, in non-conference action Friday.

Five of the Buccaneers' (1-6) six losses this season have come against ranked opponents.

After dropping its season-opening match against New Mexico, Texas Tech has won nine of the next ten matches. Overall, the Red Raiders (9-2) feature three ranked players, including Felipe Soares who was ranked No. 35 in the latest ITA Rankings.

ETSU will remain in Lubbock, Texas to take on Texas A&M Corpus Christi Saturday, Feb. 14.

RESULTS

#36 Texas Tech 4, ETSU 0

Singles competition
1. #35 Felipe Soares (TT) vs. David Biosca (ETSU) 6-7 (1-7), 4-5, unfinished
2. #111 Hugo Dojas (TT) def. Rogerio Ribeiro (ETSU) 6-4, 6-4
3. Alex Sendegeya (TT) def. Sebastian Yllera (ETSU) 6-4, 6-4
4. #125 Jolan Cailleau (TT) def. Conner Huertas (ETSU) 6-4, 6-3
5. Francisco Zambon (TT) vs. Ismael Merino (ETSU) 6-2, 6-6, unfinished
6. Connor Curry (TT) vs. Robert Herrera (ETSU) 6-4, 4-6, unfinished

Doubles competition
1. #22 Felipe Soares/Hugo Dojas (TT) def. Rogerio Ribeiro/David Biosca (ETSU) 7-6 (12-10)
2. Ismael Merino/Robert Herrera (ETSU) def. Jolan Cailleau/Francisco Zambon (TT) 7-6 (7-3)
3. Alex Sendegeya/Connor Curry (TT) def. Sebastian Yllera/Conner Huertas (ETSU) 6-3

Match Notes:
ETSU 1-6
Texas Tech 9-2; National ranking #36
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (4,2,3)

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