No. 40 ODU Falls to Utah in Salt Lake City, 4-0
By ODU Athletics
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The No. 40 nationally ranked Old Dominion tennis team (6-4) fell to Utah (11-3) by a 4-0 score on Friday night in Salt Lake City. The Utes are now 9-0 at home so far this season.
On Saturday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. ET, ODU will get another stab at No. 26 nationally ranked BYU (10-2) in Provo. No. 26 BYU is 7-0 on their home courts.
Earlier this season at the ITA National Kick-Off Weekend on Jan. 26, Old Dominion fell to BYU by a 4-2 score.
The Monarchs have won two of their last three and four of their last six matches.
Utah 4, #40 Old Dominion 0
Shainyan/Micevski (UTAH) vs. No. 24 Kijametovic/Musitelli (ODU), 4-4, unf.
Hankuliyev/Little (UTAH) def. Giesse/Tobisch (ODU), 6-2
Woolley/Benkaim (UTAH) def. Vidal/Maldoner (ODU), 6-2
Order of Finish: 3, 2
Dan Little (UTAH) vs. Aziz Kijametovic (ODU), 2-6, 6-6, unf.
David Micevski (UTAH) def. Francois Musitelli (ODU), 6-1, 6-4
Slava Shainyan (UTAH) vs. Jannik Giesse (ODU), 2-6, 7-5, 3-0, unf.
Russell Benkaim (UTAH) def. Nicola Vidal (ODU), 6-4, 6-2
Mathias Gavelin (UTAH) def. Luca Maldoner (ODU), 7-5, 7-5
Joe Woolley (UTAH) vs. Oliver Tobisch (ODU), 6-2, 2-6, 6-6, unf.
Order of Finish: 2, 4, 5