MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2004
Men's Tennis Falls to UC Irvine, 4-3

April 12, 2004

TAMPA, Fla. - JU (8-11) sophomore Martin Hehensteiger (Schechen, Germany) won the at No. 1 singles in three sets over Jon Endrikat, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6. Junior Ben Birkmann (Bremen, Germany) took No. 2 singles, 6-0, 6-2, defeating Brian Morton, while freshman Ryan Lang (Sarasota, Fla.) took No. 6 singles over Arash Borwand, 6-4, 6-4.

JU will start play in the Atlantic Sun tournament on April 14 in Macon, Ga.

UC Irvine 4, Jacksonville 3

SINGLES: No. 1 Martin Hehensteiger (JU) def. Jon Endrikat (UCI) 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 No. 2 Ben Birkmann (JU) def. Brian Morton (UCI) 6-0, 6-2 No. 3 Rye Kashiwahava (UCI) def. Peter Wietrak (JU) 6-2, 6-1 No. 4 Musfafa Ulukam (UCI) def. Andres Rojas (JU) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 No. 5 Peter Surpol (UCI) def. Neil Sehgal (JU) 6-4, 6-2 No. 6 Ryan Lang (JU) def. Arash Borwand 6-4, 6-4

DOUBLES: No. 1 Endrikat/Williams (UCI) def. Birkmann/Mueller (JU) 8-5 No. 2 Hehensteiger/Sehgal (JU) def. Morton/Hekmut (UCI) 8-4 No. 3 Surapol/Ulukan (UCI) def. Rojas/Wietrak(JU) 8-1