FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2003
JU Men's and Women's Tennis Begin Play at Hastings Memorial/JU Invitational

Oct. 10, 2003

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Junior Ben Birkmann (Bremen, Germany) and sophomore Martin Hehensteiger (Schechen, Germany) advanced to the third round in Flight A Singles as the men's and women's tennis teams began play at the Hastings Memorial/JU Invitational Friday at the University of North Florida.

In Flight A doubles play, Birkmann and Hehensteiger advanced to the third round with an 8-6 win over the team of Dimitrov and Hall of Bethune-Cookman.

On the women's side, freshman Emese Sulyos (Szolnok, Hungary) and sophomore Veronika Subertova (Bratislava, Slovakia) both reached the third round in Flight A Singles, while all three doubles teams advanced to the third round.

The Dolphins continue play at the Hastings Memorial/JU Invitational on Saturday.







Men's Singles Results:
Flight A
Ben Birkmann (JU) def. Roth (AA)                6-2, 6-3
Andres Rojas (JU) def. Araguez (LYNN)           7-6, 6-2
Terrera (UNF) def. Andres Rojas (JU)            6-0, 6-2
Martin Hehensteiger (JU) def. Patry (GSU)       7-5, 7-5
Martin Hehensteiger (JU) def. Azevedo (LYNN)    6-7, 6-2, 6-2

Flight B Dubienski (GSU) def. Rich Davoli (JU) 6-1, 6-7, 7-5 Cohen (LYNN) def. Rich Davoli (JU) 6-2, 3-6, 10-7 Echeverri (MER) def. Brian Garfield (JU) 6-1, 0-6, 6-2 Brian Garfield (JU) def. Mitchell (F) 7-5, 6-7, 10-4 Ryan Lang (JU) lost to Gomes (UNF) 7-6, 6-0 Ryan Lang (JU) lost to Sucre (F) 6-3, 6-0 Peter Wietrak (JU) def. Peres (FAU) 6-2, 6-3 Simpson (UNF) def. Peter Wietrak (JU) 6-0, 7-5 Mosely (GSU) def. Neil Sehgal (JU) 6-7, 6-4, 6-4 Neil Sehgal (JU) def. Russell (FAMU) 6-4, 6-3

Men's Doubles Results: Flight A Birkmann/Hehensteiger (JU) def. Dimitrov/Hall (BCC) 8-6 Janashia/Baglan (GSU) def. Lang/Sehgal (JU) 8-2 Rojas/Davoli (JU) def. Askeland/Roos (AA) 9-7

Women's Singles Results: Flight A Emese Sulyos (JU) def. Assumpcio (MER) 6-0, 6-0 Nisrine Hajbane (JU) def. Sauvageau (GSU) 6-3, 7-6 Mastalirova (LYNN) def. Nisrine Hajbane (JU) 6-2, 7-6

Flight B Ward (GSU) def. Martina Strussova (JU) 1-0, def. Kim Packer (JU) def. Beaulieu (FAU) 6-3, 6-4 Hartog (S) def. Kim Packer (JU) 6-2, 6-1 Borg (FAU) def. Kristina Puck (JU) 6-2, 6-0

Women's Doubles Results: Flight A Hajbane/Sulyos (JU) def. Levin/Bohannon (S) 8-2 Subertova/Strussova (JU) def. Ruislova/Pokalova (BCC) 8-1 Packer/Puck (JU) def. Tazi/Bair (CSU) 8-1