BEVO BEAT Tennis

Longhorns men’s tennis wins twice on Tuesday

Posted January 12th, 2016

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After sweeping Abilene Christian earlier in the day, the Texas men’s tennis team defeated Lamar 6-1 at the Weller Indoor Tennis Center on Tuesday night.

For the second time on the day Julian Zlobinsky clinched the team win for the Longhorns has he defeated Jeandre Hoogenboezem 6-2, 7-6 (3) at the fifth singles position.

John Mee and Harrison Scott defeated Juuso Laitinen and Sebastian Santibanez 6-1 to take the first doubles match. George Goldholff and Zlobinsky clinched the doubles point for the Longhorns by defeating Michael Feucht and Benny Schweizer 6-3.

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Michael Riechmann and Adrian Ortiz rounded out the doubles competition with a 7-6 (5) win over Hoogenboezem and Nikita Lis.

After Colin Markes fell to Juuso Laitinen to tie the competition at 1-1, Ortiz put the Longhorns back on top with a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Santibanez.

Scott defeated Lis 6-2, 6-1 to put the Longhorns in control at 3-1 before Zlobinsky sealed the win.

George Goldhoff defeated Feucht in a long match, 4-6 7-6 (3), 1-0 (10-4) to give the Longhorns their fifth win of the competition.

Riechmann closed out the competition with a 6-3, 4-6, 7-5 win over Schweizer.

The Longhorns next face UC-Santa Barbara and Washington in Seattle this weekend.

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