Jan. 19, 2013
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -
Oklahoma State’s men’s tennis team swept Tennessee Tech 4-0 on Saturday to earn its first win of the 2013 season. After falling short against 19th-ranked Tennessee earlier in the day, the Cowboys fought back with a clean sweep of the Golden Eagles to give head coach Jay Udwadia his first win as a Cowboy.
The Cowboys (1-1) marched out to a solid start when the duo of Richard Del Nunzio and Denys Pume defeated Tennessee Tech’s Vasily Eremeev and Artem Tarasov, 8-1. Oleksiy Arovin and Brady Bohrnstedt finished off the doubles point for the Cowboys after powering through Othon Lima and Alvaro Cintas, 8-1.
Bohrnstedt and Pume both collected their first-career singles victories as a member of the OSU family after defeating each of their opponents in straight sets. Trevor Horstmann also won his first match of the year with an impressive 6-4, 6-0 victory.
Oklahoma State will wrap up its trip to Knoxville with a 5 p.m. matchup on Sunday with East Tennessee State.
Oklahoma State 4, Tennessee Tech 0
Order of finish: Doubles (2,3); Singles (5,3,6)