Oct. 13, 2001

NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma men's tennis team was led by performances of junior Tobias Kronlein and freshman Brad Prigmore, who won a combined four singles matches in the second day of competition at the Texas-Arlington Invitational.

Kronlein defeated Oklahoma Baptists' Johan Ohlsson 6-1, 6-2, and Wichita State's Juan Escalante 6-4, 6-1, while teaming with junior Chris Mitchell in doubles for a 8-5 victory over Baylor's Mike Garcia and Nathan McGregor. Prigmore dominated Johan Nyborg of Oklahoma Baptist to win the match 6-1, 6-2 while claiming another victory over Wichita State's Ben Cramp by scores of 6-2 and 6-4. Prigmore teamed with junior Matt Ogle in doubles, suffering a 9-7 loss to UTA's Tom Zarzeczny and Alon Goldshuv.

The Sooners round out the invitational on Sunday with singles matches against Texas-Pan American and Centenary at 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., respectively.


Singles

Matt Ogle (OU) def.

Mark Sewell (Wichita State)6-4, 0-6, 10-4

Gilles Lagardare (Oklahoma Baptist) def.

Matt Ogle (OU)                 7-6, 6-3

Jaime Rodriguez (Wichita State) def.

Chris Mitchell (OU)         4-6, 6-4, 10-7

Tobias Kronlein (OU) def.

Johan Ohlsson (Oklahoma Baptist)        6-1, 6-2

Tobias Kronlein (OU) def.

Juan Escalante (Wichita State)        6-4, 6-1

Andres Edwall (Oklahoma Baptist) def.

Alex Nomicos (OU)        1-6, 7-5, 10-3

Alex Nomicos (OU) def.

Carlo Contente (Wichita State)        7-5, 4-6, 10-6

Brad Prigmore (OU) def.

 Johan Nyborg (Oklahoma Baptist)        6-1, 6-2

Brad Prigmore (OU) def.

Ben Cramp (Wichita State)        6-2, 6-4

Karsten Zimney (Oklahoma Baptist) def.

Matt Lopez (OU)                6-2, 0-6, 10-8

Emanuel Sjoblom (Wichita State) def.

Matt Lopez (OU)                6-4, 6-2

Doubles Mitchell/Kronlein (OU) def. Mike Garcia/Nathan McGregor (Baylor)8-5 Javier Carillo/Ola Bentzen (UTA) def. Ogle/Prigmore (OU)9-7 Tom Zarzeczny/Alon Goldshuv (UTA) def. Matt Long/Nomicos (OU) 8-4