Feb. 3, 2003
THIS WEEK: The University of Utah men's tennis team, with a 3-1 record on the season, will be on the road this week, facing Northern Arizona on Sunday Feb. 9. The match is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m. The Utah road trip in Arizona will continue with matches at Arizona State and Arizona next week.
Scouting the Opposition: Northern Arizona comes into the week with a 1-4 record on the season. They defeated Azusa Pacific 5-2, while losing to New Mexico, San Diego, San Francisco, and Loyola Marymount.
Reviewing Last Week: Utah faced New Mexico State on Feb. 1 at the Eccles Tennis Center in Salt Lake City. The Utes were dominant in a 6-1 win. Roeland Brateanu led the Utes with a 4-6, 7-6, 6-2 victory over Ben Archer-Clowes. Brateanu teamed with Nick Coutts to defeat Mark Roberts and Luis Avila 8-6 in the no. 1 doubles match.
Quoting Assistant Coach Graeme Cox:
"It is always a confidence builder to play well and beat such a solid and respected program like New Mexico State. It was a good team effort, and everyone played a little better than they did last weekend. This victory will hopefully give us some confidence for our trip to Arizona this week."