TCU Closes Regular Season at Texas Tech
April 17, 2014
FORT WORTH, Texas – With its seeding in the Big 12 Tennis Championships still to be determined, the No. 56 TCU men’s tennis team will close out the regular season by traveling to Lubbock, Texas to take on No. 27 Texas Tech on Friday, April 18 at 6 p.m.
The Horned Frogs (11-11, 0-4 Big 12) will faceoff with the Red Raiders (13-7, 1-2 Big 12) at the McLeod Tennis Complex, as Texas Tech is the 14th ranked opponent TCU will meet up with this season. With a TCU win and a loss from Oklahoma State against Oklahoma, the Frogs will sit in a three-way tie for the No. 4 seed in the Big 12 Championship that will be held from April 24-27 at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center.
Nick Chappell and Will Stein continue their strong doubles play and are ranked No. 13 nationally. The dup are 22-11 on the season and have taken out six ranked opponents. Chappell also boasts a singles ranking of No. 49 and has 20 wins on the season, with four over ranked opponents.
Facundo Lugones rounds out the ranked players for TCU and sits at No. 98 in the singles poll. The Argentina native is 24-9 on the season and has posted 11 wins in dual matches. Junior Arnau Dachs holds the most wins in dual matches for the Frogs with 15 wins, while freshman Trey Daniel has 13 wins.
Scouting the Red Raiders