Men's tennis advances to championship match
April 28, 2006
SAN DIEGO - The 33rd-ranked TCU men's tennis team downed 71st-ranked BYU 4-0 on Friday afternoon at the Barnes Tennis Center to advance to the 2006 Mountain West Conference Championship match. The Frogs will take on the winner between top-seeded San Diego State and fourth-seeded Utah at 1 p.m. (CDT) on Saturday for the title.
32nd-ranked Andrei Mlendea picked up his first win of the conference tournament with a 6-2, 6-2 decision versus Ludlow at No. 1. With the win, Mlendea ran his conference record to 6-1 on the season. For his efforts this season, he was named to the All-MWC singles squad.
Senior Jacopo Tezza defeated Ivan Kokurin 6-2, 6-1 at No. 4.
Freitas recorded his second win of the match by a tally of 6-3, 6-3 versus Sanchez at No. 6.
With the win, TCU improved to 16-9 overall.