The TCU men's tennis team, ranked No. 42 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's rankings, beat the University of Texas at Arlington 5-2 Wednesday. The Horned Frogs, which improved their season record to 2-0, is now 14-1 all-time against the Mavericks.
The Frogs swept the doubles matches. Seniors Rafael Abreu and Jacopo Tezza won the No. 1 match by a score of 8-6 and the No. 2 senior/freshman combination of Jordan Freitas and Kriegler Brink finished 8-4. Freshman Cosmin Cotet and junior Radu Barbu brought up the rear with a strong 8-2 victory.
The Horned Frog men's tennis team started its season with a 5-2 victory over Texas A&M at Corpus Christi Saturday. Teams had to wait through a rain delay to see if the matches would be played, but TCU beat the Islanders in the overall points standings by winning 4 of 6 singles matches and sweeping the doubles events.
Saturday's victory moved head coach Joey RivÂ's record of season openers to 5-1.