Men's Tennis Defeats Old Dominion
Seminoles stay perfect with 6-1 win.
Jan. 31, 1998
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida State men's tennis team improved their dual match record to 3-0 on the season with a 6-1 victory over Old Dominion Saturday at the Scott Speicher Tennis Center.
The Seminoles swept doubles winning all three matches. At No. 1 doubles Ty Braswell and Yvo Niks upended Patrick Boza and Hieronymus Rodriguez 8-2. The No. 2 team of Alex Golub and Davidson Kozlowski defeated Johan Varverud and Niclas Kohler 8-6. Michael Ingham and Jay Travis defeated Alexandre Cancado and Nikola Laca 8-5 at No. 3 doubles.
In singles action, the Seminoles won five of the six matches. The lone loss on the day came at No.1 singles where Braswell fell to Varverud 6-3, 6-2. Winners for the day at singles play for the Noles were No. 3 Niks over Cancado 6-4, 6-3; No. 4 Ingham beat Boza 6-1, 7-5; No. 5 Golub defeated Kohler 0-6, 6-3, 7-5; No. 6 Steve Weinstein over Rodriguez 7-6, 6-2; No. 7 Travis over Laender 6-3, 6-2.
The men's tennis team will play again on February 7. The two matches will be at home against Georgia State at 9:30 a.m. and Georgia Southern at 3:30 p.m.
FSU 6 - ODU 1
Singles Varverud (ODU) d. Braswell (FSU) 6-3, 6-2; Niks (FSU) d.Cancado (ODU) 6-4, 6-3; Ingham (FSU) d. Boza (ODU) 6-1, 7-5; Golub (FSU) d. Kohler (ODU) 0-6, 6-3, 7-5; Weinstein (FSU) d. Rodriguez (ODU) 7-6, 6-2; Travis (FSU) d. Laender (ODU) 6-3, 6-2. Doubles Braswell, Niks (FSU) d. Boza, Rodriguez (ODU) 8-2; Kozlowski, Golub (FSU) d. Varverud, Kohler (ODU) 8-6; Travis, Ingham (FSU) d. Laca, Cancado (ODU) 8-5