TCU Downs the Dons

Trey Daniel

Trey Daniel

Feb. 22, 2014

Final Stats

FORT WORTH, Texas  - The No. 35 TCU men's tennis team extended their winning streak to four straight with a 6-1 victory over San Francisco on Saturday afternoon at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center.

The Horned Frogs (5-2, 0-0 Big 12) easily took the doubles point against the Dons (3-4, 0-0 WCC) and were victorious in five of the six singles matches to clinch the win.

Arnau Dachs and Trey Daniel got TCU started off with a decisive 8-1 win on court two, as the duo improved to 4-1 in dual matches for the Frogs. No. 18 Nick Chappell and Will Stein sealed the point moments later when they downed Bernardo Saraiva and Nils Skajaa at position No. 1.

Facundo Lugones and Hudson Blake were leading on court three 7-6 before the match was called.

Freshman Jhonathan Gonzalez started where he left off yesterday and picked up the Frogs' first singles win on court six with a 6-1, 6-2 take down of Rick Van Hout. No. 77 Chappell played at No. 2 singles for the second day in a row and put TCU ahead 3-0 with a 6-0, 6-3 win of his own.

Trey Daniel clinched the match for the second day in a row, as the freshman posted a straight sets 6-1, 6-4 win over Germain Bahri to give TCU a 4-0 lead.

With the match already decided, Dachs and Rodolfo Bustamante also recorded wins on the day. Dachs pulled out a 6-2, 6-4 on court three, while Bustamante battled for a 6-1, 7-6(2) win on court five.

The team's lone loss of the day came at No. 1 singles, as No. 60 Lugones dropped only his second singles match of the year with a 7-6, 3-6, 10-3 loss to Bernardo Saraiva.

TCU will continue action today with a 4 p.m., matchup with regional rival Lamar on the Bernard J. `Tut' Bartzen Varsity Courts.

Tennis Match Results
San Francisco vs TCU
Feb 22, 2014 at Fort Worth, Texas
(Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center)

#35 TCU 6, San Francisco 1
Singles competition
1. Bernardo Saraiva (USF) def. #60 Facundo Lugones (TCU) 7-6, 3-6, 10-3
2. #77 Nick Chappell (TCU) def. Nils Skajaa (USF) 6-0, 6-3
3. Arnau Dachs (TCU) def. James Tallman (USF) 6-2, 6-4
4. Trey Daniel (TCU) def. Germain Bahri (USF) 6-1, 6-4
5. Rodolfo Bustamante (TCU) def. Thomas Takemoto (USF) 6-1, 7-6 (7-2)
6. Jhonathan Gonzalez (TCU) def. Rich Van Hout (USF) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. #18 Nick Chappell/Will Stein (TCU) def. Bernardo Saraiva/Nils Skajaa (USF) 8-4
2. Arnau Dachs/Trey Daniel (TCU) def. Christian Brockstedt/Rich Van Hout (USF) 8-1
3. Facundo Lugones/Hudson Blake (TCU) vs. Germain Bahri/Timothy Tan (USF) 7-6, unfinished

Match Notes:
San Francisco 3-4
TCU 5-2; National ranking #35
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (6,2,4,3,5,1)





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