Men's Tennis Ends Play at ITA Region III

Oct. 18, 2003

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Junior Ben Birkmann (Bremen, Germany) and sophomore Martin Hehensteiger (Schechen, Germany) ended their run in doubles on Saturday at the ITA Region III at Memphis University, falling to Andrew Colombo and Gabor Zoltan Pelva of Auburn in the round of 32, 8-5. Colomba and Zoltan Pelva are the top seeded team in the tournament and ranked fourth in the country.

Birkmann and Hehensteiger had a successful weekend, combining to win four singles matches and taking the opening round doubles match.

Doubles Results:
No. 1 Colombo/Zoltan Pelva def. Birkmann/Hehensteiger 8-5