Men’s tennis cruises past SMU

first_imgTwitter Ben Auten is a junior sports broadcasting major from Charleston, South Carolina. He is an avid sports fan; he especially loves college basketball, baseball, and soccer. Ben Auten Previous articleThe Skiff: February 8, 2018Next articleTrack and Field: Men’s 4×400 relay breaks facility and school record Ben Auten RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ReddIt Linkedin Linkedin Ben Auten TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks Ben Auten printThe Frogs made the short trip to Dallas to take-on crosstown rival SMU and made quick work of the Mustangs in a 4-0 win Sunday evening.Senior Trevor Johnson, fresh off a couple victories in the USF match Friday, led the way again for TCU. Johnson and his doubles partner, Alastair Gray, downed SMU’s Eladio Fabregas and Gardiner Perotti 6-3 to help give TCU the doubles point.Gray made his first appearance since his singles match against San Diego Jan. 27 was retired.“It was nice to see Alastair back on the court even though it was just for doubles,” head coach David Roditi said.Then, in the singles matches, No. 80 Johnson took care of SMU’s Charles Nettlefold 6-1, 6-0 to remain unbeaten in singles’ play on the season.Eduardo Roldan during his singles match. Courtesy of TCU Men’s Tennis TwitterThat was followed by Eduardo Roldan picking up a victory over Perotti 6-4, 6-0, and No. 36 Alex Rybakov, who defeated Jan-Simon Vrbsky 6-2, 6-3, to cap off a 4-0 sweep of SMU.The Horned Frogs finished off a busy opening month with a 5-2 record and now enjoy a 17-day break before returning to action Feb. 28 vs. Tulsa.“We need that time to get down in the trenches and work,” Roditi said. “We are not where we need to be and we have a lot of work ahead of us.”Up next, TCU (5-2) will welcome Tulsa (3-7) to town Feb. 28 at 5:30 p.m. Alex Rybakov. Courtesy of Ben Auten Facebook Center for International Studies creates new study abroad option Neeley School professor hosting ‘Entrepreneurship Boot Camp’ New medical school will not reserve seats for TCU students Ben Auten What we’re reading: Congress making moves + posts ReddIt Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Facebook Twitter TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hellolast_img read more