Feb. 22, 2002

NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma men's tennis team was defeated by No. 73 Texas-Arlington, 5-2, today, at the UTA Tennis Center in Arlington, Texas. The Sooners dropped their second road match of the season, and fell to 4-2 on the year. UTA improved to 3-3 on the season.

The Sooners won two singles matches and one doubles match. OU sophomore Sebastien Revol gave No. 5 Andy Leber a tough match at No. 1 singles, but lost, 6-1, 6-3. Juniors Chris Mitchell and Olivier Girardot gave the Sooners their two victories at No. 2 and No. 4 singles, winning 6-1, 6-3, and 6-1, 6-1, respectively. The duo of Brad Prigmore and Revol came away with a 9-8 win over UTA's James Young and Alon Goldshuv at No. 2 doubles.

The Sooners return to action tomorrow against Lamar. Match time with the Cardinals is set for 10 a.m. at the UTA Tennis Center in Arlington, Texas.

UTA 5, Oklahoma 2 Friday, Feb. 22, 2002 UTA Tennis Center Arlington, Texas

Singles No. 1 (5) Andy Leber (UTA) def. Sebastien Revol (OU) 6-1, 6-3 No. 2 Chris Mitchell (OU) def. David Corrie (UTA) 6-1, 6-3 No. 3 Tom Zarzeczny (UTA) def. Ollivier Monferran (OU)6-4, 6-1 No. 4 Olivier Girardot (OU) def. Javier Carrillo (UTA)6-1, 6-1 No. 5 Alon Goldshuv (UTA) def. Alex Nomicos (OU) 6-1, 6-3 No. 6 James Young (UTA) def. Brad Prigmore (OU)6-2, 6-4

Doubles No. 1 (28) Leber/Corrie (UTA) def. Monferran/Matt Long (OU)8-2 No. 2 Revol/Prigmore (OU) def. Young/Goldshuv (UTA)9-8 No. 3 Zarzeczny/Carillo (UTA) def. Revol/Prigmore (OU) 8-5