WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2004
Men's Tennis Falls to North Florida, 7-2

Feb. 18, 2004

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The JU men's tennis team captured one doubles point, but lost 5-of-6 singles matches to fouth ranked North Florida, 7-2, Tuesday afternoon at the UNF tennis complex.

JU (1-4) junior Andres Rojas (Guatemala City, Guatemala) won the lone singles match at No. 5 in three sets over Andres Berger, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6. Junior Ben Birkmann (Bremen, Germany) and junior Christoph Mueller (Waldsassen, Germany) combined for a win at No. 1 doubles against Wood and Gomes, 8-6.

JU will play at Florida Atlantic on Friday, Feb. 20 in Boca Raton, Fla.































North Florida 7, Jacksonville 2 SINGLES: No. 1 Elliot Wood (UNF) def. Martin Hehensteiger (JU) 7-6, 7-6 No. 2 Stephan Moros (UNF) def. Ben Birkmann (JU) 6-4, 6-2 No. 3 Jose Terrera (UNF) def. Peter Wietrak (JU) 6-1, 6-1 No. 4 Damien De Polignac (UNF) def. Christoph Mueller (JU) 6-3, 7-5 No. 5 Andres Rojas (JU) def. Andres Berger (UNF) 1-6, 6-4, 6-12-6, 6-1, 7-6 No. 6 Leonardo Gomes (UNF) def. Neil Sehgal (JU) 6-2, 6-7, 6-4

DOUBLES: No. 1 Birkmann/Mueller (JU) def. Wood/Gomes (UNF) 8-6 No. 2 Berger/Moros (UNF) def. Hehensteiger/Sehgal (JU) 8-4 No. 3 Simpson/Terrera (UNF) def. Rojas/Garfield (JU) 8-4