Men's Tennis Holds off The Citadel, 4-3

March 23, 2004

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The JU men's tennis team won at the top three singles spots and captured the doubles point to hold off The Citadel, 4-3, Tuesday afternoon at the Alexander Brest Tennis Complex. Sophomore Martin Hehensteiger (Schechen, Germany) won at the No. 1 spot, junior Ben Birkmann (Bremen, Germany) won at No. 2 and junior Andres Rojas (Guatemala City, Guatemala) won at the No. 3 singles spot to lead the Dolphins to their eighth win of the season. Birkmann and junior Christoph Mueller (Waldassen, Germany) combined to win at No. 1 doubles, while Hehensteiger and Sehgal won at No. 2 doubles.

The Dolphins are back in action Tuesday, March 30 against UCF at the Alexander Brest Tennis Complex.

Jacksonville 4, The Citadel 3
No. 1 Martin Hehensteiger (JU) def. Matt Stubbs (CIT) 6-2, 6-1
No. 2 Ben Birkmann (JU) def. John Williams (CIT) 7-5, 6-1
No. 3 Andres Rojas (JU) def. Derek Jose (CIT) 6-3, 6-2
No. 4 Warren Woolfolk (CIT) def. Neil Sehgal (JU) 6-4, 6-3
No. 5 David Lara (CIT) def. Brian Garfield (JU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 6 Robert Haynie def. Ryan Lang (JU) 6-4, 6-1

No. 1 Birkmann/Mueller (JU) def. Woolfolk/Lara (CIT) 8-5
No. 2 Hehensteiger/Sehgal (JU) def. Hocker/Stubbs (CIT) 8-3
No. 3 Williams/Jose (CIT) def. Garfield/Rojas (JU) 8-4