Tommie Sports - Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis sharp in season-opening win

W, 9-0
UW-Lax. (M), February 02, 2013

St. Thomas opened its 2013 tennis seasons with men's and women's home victories Saturday in Anderson Fieldhouse.

The Tommie men won several close matches and scored a 9-0 win over UW-LaCrosse, while the Tommie women topped Division II Upper Iowa, 5-0.

Brendan O'Connell and Brady Radermacher took three-set wins in singles. Steven Skanse and Brendan Hollidge each won three-set decisions in singles and combined to post a narrow 8-6 victory in doubles.

The teams will play scrimmages against UST alumni next Sunday Feb. 10 at Anderson Fieldhouse.

St. Thomas 9, UW-LaCrosse 0

Singles

--No. 1: Brendan O'Connell ST def.  Kevin McMiller, 6-1, 3-6, 10-8

--No. 2: Brian McCarthy ST def. Vic Mirasola, 6-1, 6-4

--No. 3: Mitchell Blackey ST def. Kyle McGrane, 6-2, 7-6 (8-6)

--No. 4: Brady Radermacher ST def. Tony Mirasola, 6-7 (4-7), 7-5, 10-8

--No. 5: Steven Skanse ST def. Nick Skanavism 6-4, 4-6, 10-8

--No. 6: Brendan Hollidge ST def. Matt Bulger, 7-5, 6-7 (3), 10-8

 

Doubles

--No. 1: McCarthy-Blackey ST def. McMiller-McGrane, 8-3

--No. 2: O'Connell-Radermacher ST def. V. Mirasola-Dank Pitera, 8-3

--No. 3: Skanse-Hollidge ST def. T. Mirasola-Bulger, 8-6

 

 

 

 

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