MU Concludes Regular Season With 4-3 Win Over Wright St.

Sophomore Vukasin Teofanovic rallied for a win at No. 2 singles.

April 14, 2013

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The Marquette University men's tennis team (13-11) wrapped up the 2012-13 regular season with a 4-3 victory over Wright State (12-10) Sunday afternoon in non-conference action at Helfaer Tennis Stadium.

The Golden Eagles will travel to South Bend, Ind., this week for the BIG EAST Conference Championship, hosted by Notre Dame. The bracket for the nine-team event will be announced Monday afternoon by the league office.

Wright State opened the match by claiming the doubles point, winning at the No. 2 and 3 positions. MU's top tandem of junior Dan Mamalat and sophomore Vukasin Teofanovic earned an 8-5 victory and is now 15-10 overall and 12-8 in dual action.

After a quick 6-3, 6-2 win by sophomore Cameron Tehrani at No. 4, WSU moved ahead 2-1 following a loss by MU's Gleb Sklyr at No. 5. Teofanovic then rallied for a 2-6, 6-1, 7-5 victory at No. 2 and has now won six straight and eight of his last 10 singles outings. Sophomore James Stark gave the Golden Eagles their first lead of the afternoon with a 6-1, 6-7, 6-0 decision at No. 6.

Junior Logon Collins clinched the team victory for Marquette with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win at No. 3, finally breaking his opponent late in the third set. Collins has now won four-straight decisions.

MU concluded the regular season 11-3 at home.




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