#68 Men's Tennis Hosts Portland, Santa Clara This Weekend
March 1, 2001
This Week's Action
Sat., March 3, Portland, Student Tennis Center, Eugene, Ore., Noon
Sun., March 4, Santa Clara, Student Tennis Center, Eugene, Ore., 11 a.m.
The Ducks will resume non-conference play this weekend at the Student Tennis Center, against Portland and Santa Clara. Both the Broncos (5-2) and the Pilots (2-2) head to Eugene with winning streaks, while Oregon broke a four-win streak with a loss at the hands of No. 6 Washington last Sunday. Santa Clara has won five straight and Portland the last two.
THE LAST TIME
The Ducks served Portland a 7-0 loss, February 9, 2000 and also took Santa Clara 5-2 at the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Classic, March 26, 1999.
LAST WEEK'S ACTION
Oregon went 1-1, taking the Gauchos of Santa Barbara, 6-1, but suffered a 6-1 loss to the Huskies. The Oregon No. 2 and No. 3 doubles teams of sophomore Buck Mink and sophomore Jason Menke, and sophomore Oded Teig and Chris King have earned three straight doubles victories, most notably versus No. 6 Washington.
Both Portland and Oregon's No. 2 and No. 3 doubles routed No. 6 Washington's duos in respective match play, but both fell to the Huskies 6-1.