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FSU Men’s Tennis Improves to 5-0

Seminoles earn victories over Georgia Southern and Georgia State.


Feb 7, 1998


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida State men’s tennis team improved to 5-0 on
the season with a 7-0 victory over Georgia Southern and 5-2 win over
Georgia State Saturday at the Scott Speicher Tennis Center in Tallahassee.


Against Georgia Southern, the men did not drop a set. Ty Braswell led
the way at No. 1 singles with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Christian Singer. In
doubles action, the No. 1 team of Davidson Kozlowski and Alex Golub beat
Floria Schiedat and Christian Singer 8-4 as FSU won the doubles point by
winning all three matches.


In the closest match of the season, FSU got by Georgia State 5-2. After
dropping two of the three doubles matches to lose the doubles point, the
men responded by winning five of the six singles matches. Alex Golub, who
played No. 2 singles for the first time this season, led the way with a
6-3, 6-3 victory over Karl Lindberg.


The match against Georgia State was decided when No. 5 Steve Weinstein
rallied from 0-3 in the third set to defeat Tradej Senk 6-3, 6-7, 6-4 and
clinched the match for the Seminoles.


The Seminoles will take the court next on February 14 at 2:00 p.m.
against Southern Mississippi at the Scott Speicher Tennis Center.

Georgia Southern


Singles - Braswell (FSU) d. Singer (GSU) 6-2, 6-4; Niks (FSU) d. Scheidat
(GSU) 6-1, 6-2; Golub (FSU) d. Swartz (GSU) 6-4, 6-4; Ingham (FSU) d.
O'Keefe (GSU) 6-4, 6-4; Kozlowski (FSU) d. Franqui (GSU) 6-5, 6-1; Mooney
(FSU) d. Gibbs (GSU) 6-3, 6-0

Doubles - Kozlowski, Golub (FSU) d. Scheidat, Singer (GSU) 8-4; Niks,
Braswell (FSU) d. Swartz, Gibbs (GSU) 8-1; Ingham, Mooney (FSU) d. O'Keefe,
Franqui (GSU) 8-2

Final Score - FSU 7, GSU 0



Georgia State

Singles - Swart (GSU) d. Braswell (FSU) 6-4, 6-2; Golub (FSU) d. Lindberg
(GSU) 6-3, 6-3; Niks (FSU) d. Domonkos (GSU) 6-3, 6-2; Ingham (FSU) d.
Topcic (GSU) 6-3, 6-4; Weinstein (FSU) d. Senk (GSU) 6-3, 6-7, 6-4; Travis
(FSU) d. Brochu (GSU) 5-7, 7-6, 6-4

Doubles - Domonkos, Prabhu (GSU) d. Kozlowski, Golub (FSU) 8-3; Niks,
Braswell (FSU) d. Lindberg, Topcic (GSU) 8-6; Swart Brochus (GSU) d.
Ingham, Travis (FSU) 8-6

Final Score - FSU 5, GSU 2

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