Men's tennis opens SEC Indoors


Published: Saturday, January 17, 2009 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, January 17, 2009 at 12:19 a.m.

The UF men’s tennis team opened play at the SEC Coaches’ Indoor Championships on Friday in Lexington, Ky. One Gator advanced in singles play while one doubles team picked up victories.

Redshirt junior Antoine Benneteau recorded his first win of 2009, defeating LSU’s Neal Skupski, 6-3 and 6-2 to advance to the second round. Florida’s Daniel Cash Carlos Cueto , Alex Lacroix and Joey Burkhardt all automatically advanced to the second round after receiving byes.

In first round doubles play, sophomore Jeff Dadamo and Hamui defeated Mississippi State’s Antonio Lastre and Dan Sanchez by a score of 9-8 (1).

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