Men's Tennis SEC CHAMPIONS!

A rain delay did little to dampen the drive of the Vanderbilt Commodores Men's Tennis team Saturday in Oxford, Miss. Vanderbilt hammered the #2 Florida Gators to improve to a remarkable 22-3 on the season (9-2 SEC) and pick up their first ever SEC Tournament Championship. Next up for the Commodores is the NCAA tourney which starts on May 9.

The Championship Match

#2 Vanderbilt 4, #1 Florida 0 

Doubles 
1. #28 Bobby Reynolds/Lewis Smith (VU) def. #17 Chris McDonald/Hamid Mirzadeh (UF), 8-6 
2. #39 Olivier Levant/Eleazar Magallan (UF) def. Chad Harris/Matt Lockin (VU), 8-6 
3. Scott Brown/Zach Dailey (VU) def. #52 Matt Behrmann/Troy Hahn (UF), 9-7 

Singles 
1. #2 Bobby Reynolds (VU) def. #18 Hamid Mirzadeh (UF) 7-6 (2), 6-3 
2. #15 Chad Harris (VU) def. #3 Janne Holmia (UF), 6-3, 6-3 
3. #55 Matt Lockin (VU) def. Troy Hahn (UF), 6-3, 6-4 
4. #101 Olivier Levant (UF) vs. Scott Brown (VU), susp. 
5. Matt Behrmann (UF) vs. Zach Dailey (VU), susp. 
6. Eleazar Magallan (UF) vs. Lewis Smith (VU), susp. 

The Road to the Championship


Jan. 25 UT Martin W, 7-0    
Jan. 25 Tennessee-Chattanooga  W, 7-0    
Feb. 1  Charleston Southern  W, 7-0 
Feb. 8  at Tulsa  W, 5-2  
Feb. 9  at Arkansas*  L, 4-3   
Feb. 15 Furman W, 7-0  
Feb. 16  Ohio State  W, 6-1 
Feb. 22  Indiana W, 7-0 
Feb. 28  Georgia*  W, 7-0  
March 2 Tennessee*  W, 7-0   
March 14 at Georgia State W, 5-1  
March 16 at Florida*  L, 4-3   
March 19  Louisville W, 7-0   
March 21 Mississippi State* W, 5-2   
March 23 at Mississippi*   W, 4-3   
March 28 at LSU*  W, 5-2   
March 30 at Tulane  L, 4-1   
April 4  Auburn*   W, 4-3   
April 6  Alabama*   W, 7-0   
April 9  at MTSU   W, 6-1  
April 11 Kentucky*  W, 6-1   
April 13 at South Carolina*  W, 5-1   

SEC Tournament 17-20 April 2003
SEC Tournament Quarterfinals vs Georgia W, 4-0
SEC Tournament Semifinals vs Ole Miss W, 4-1
SEC Tournament Finals vs Florida W, 4-0 


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