The Inaugural Matches at the new Texas Tennis Center were held January 19-21, 2018, as the University of Texas Men's team opened against UTSA. [RALPH BARRERA / AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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Texas men’s tennis sweeps No. 8 Stanford

Posted February 28th, 2020

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The Texas men’s tennis team made it a clean sweep, defeating No. 8 Stanford 4-0 at the Texas Tennis Center on Friday.

The Longhorns won a competitive doubles point and took three singles contests to win the dual match. The victory makes the No. 4 Longhorns 10-2 while dropping Stanford to 7-4.

Chih Chi Huang clinched the match for Texas with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Timothy Sah.

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After falling in their first doubles match, the Longhorns rallied to take the next two. Huang and Cleeve Harper topped Sah and Tomas Kopczynski 6-3 before Jacob Bullard and Eliot Spizzirri sealed the point. The Texas duo beat Alex Rotsaert and Sangeet Sridhar 6-4.

Christian Sigsgaard, ranked No. 6, defeated No. 5 Rotsaert 6-3, 6-1 to open singles action.

Siem Woldeab made it 3-0 for Texas with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Neel Rajesh.

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