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Utah Men's Tennis Routs Cal Poly, 4-0

Junior Cedric Willems clinched the Utes' victory.

Junior Cedric Willems clinched the Utes' victory.

Jan. 25, 2014

Box Score

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The University of Utah men's tennis team (2-0) vanquished the Cal Poly Mustangs (0-4) Saturday at the Linda Estes Tennis Complex. The Utes captured the doubles point and junior Cedric Willems clinched Utah's sweep at the No. 3 singles position.

Although Ute juniors Slim Hamza and Willems fell in doubles action to Marco Comuzzo and Matt Thompson, 6-4, at the top position, seniors Ben Tasevac and Devin Lane easily posted Utah's first victory of the day at the No. 3 spot. The duo handily defeated Naveen Beasley and Gannon Daynes.

Senior Alejandro Medinilla and sophomore Matt Cowley then captured the doubles point for Utah at the second slot, battling Devin Barber and Corey Pang to a 6-5(9) victory.

Freshman Patrick Mayer quickly put the Utes up 2-0 in singles play when he topped Barber at the No. 6 spot, 6-2, 6-2. Medinilla then turned in a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Derek Klein at the No. 2 slot.

Willems then defeated Corey Pang 6-4, 6-5(6) at the third position and the Utes wrapped up the match.

Utah returns to the courts Sunday against No. 67 New Mexico at 10 a.m. MT.

Utah 4, Cal Poly 0
1. Comuzzo/Thomson (CP) def. Hamza/Willems (UTAH) 6-4
2. Medinilla/Cowley (UTAH) def. Barber/Pang (CP) 6-5(9)
3. Lane/Tasevac (UTAH) def. Beasley/Daynes (CP) 6-3
Order of finish: 1,3,2

Singles: 1. Ben Tasevac (UTAH) vs. Marco Comuzzo (CP) DNF 6-5(5), 4-3 2. Alejandro Medinilla (UTAH) def. Derek Klein (CP) 6-4, 6-1 3. Cedric Willems (UTAH) def. Corey Pang (CP) 6-4, 6-5(6) 4. Matt Cowley(UTAH) vs. Naveen Beasley (CP) DNF 6-1, 3-6, 2-3 5. Devin Lane (UTAH) vs. Gannon Daynes (CP) DNF 6-4, 3-4 6. Patrick Mayer (UTAH) def. Devin Barber (CP) 6-2, 6-2 Order of finish: 6,2,3



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