Men's Tennis Loses Tough Match at Duquesne, 4-3

March 30, 2003

PITTSBURGH, PA - The GW Men's Tennis team fell to Duquesne, 4-3, on Friday, March 28 in Pittsburgh, PA. The loss broke the teams five match winning streak and dropped their overall record to 8-5.

GW won three of the six singles matches with victories by junior Matt Hane (Walterboro, SC/Porter-Gaud School), sophomore Jake Jopling (Wexford, PA/North Allegheny) and senior Brett Warner (Vienna, VA/James Madison). Hane won at number one singles, 6-2, 6-2, to tally his tenth singles win in a row. Jopling pulled out a tough match at number three, 7-6(5), 7-5, and Warner scored a three-set victory at number four, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.

The Colonials received a doubles victory from the team of Hane and Warner at number one, 8-4, but were unable to win the other two matches to drop the doubles point to Duquesne.

The Colonials will try to start a new streak when they face Xavier in Pittsburgh, PA on Saturday, March 29.

1. Matt Hane (GW) def. Seth Fogelman (D), 6-2, 6-2
2. Michael Lopez (D) def. Matt Treadgold (GW), 5-7, 6-4, 6-2
3. Jake Jopling (GW) def. Russel Moseley (D), 7-6(5), 7-5
4. Brett Warner (GW) def. Devon Peightal (D), 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
5. Ryan Moseley (D) def. Jason Sucoll (GW), 6-2, 6-4
6. Joe Esposito (D) def. Tim Rogers (GW), 6-7(6), 6-0, 6-2

1. Hane/Warner (GW) def. Esposito/Lopez (D), 8-4
2. Fogelman/Peightal (D) def. Treadgold/Jopling (GW), 9-7
3. Moseley/Moseley (D) def. Rogers/Weissfeld (GW), 8-4



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