Jan. 22, 2007
Touscon, AZ - The Saint Mary's men's tennis team finished their Arizona tour by completing the sweep over NAU and Arizona University. The Gaels ended their two day stint by defeating Arizona today 4-1. In a sign of good things to come the Gaels begun their season 2-0 with a win over No. 48 Arizona.
Junior transfer Joel Kusnierz led the Gaels in from the first position. After falling behind 6-2 in the first set the transfer fought back to win the second set 7-5. The third set was all Kusnierz as he won 6-2.
Saint Mary's College 4, No. 48 Arizona 1Singles1. Joel Kusnierz (SMC) def. Christen (UA) 3-6, 7-5, 6-22. Andre Sion (SMC) def. Hezi (UA) 6-1, 6-43. Zimmer (UA) v. Achim Christner (SMC) 6-7(8), 7-6(5), 1-0 (not finished)4. Alcala (UA) def. Andrea Zannoni (SMC) 7-5, 6-15. Yury Platonov (SMC) def. VanderMerwe (UA) 3-6, 6-0, 6-16. Adam Fauvre def. A. Labrosse (UA) 7-5, 0-6, 6-4