Oct. 19, 2001

NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma men's tennis team won two singles matches to send juniors Chris Mitchell and Tobias Kronlein into second round play on Saturday, Oct. 20.

Mitchell defeated Sean Monk of Tulsa (5-7, 6-3, 6-2) in the main draw while Kronlein lost his first match to Stefan Hirn of Indiana State (6-4, 7-5) but won his back draw match by default to move into second round play.

The Sooners dropped both doubles matches to Colorado (9-8) and Southwest Missouri State (8-4).

Mitchell and Kronlein now prepare for Saturday's competition, which begins at 10 a.m. in Wichita, Kan.

Singles Main Draw

Stefan Hirn (Indiana State) def.

Tobias Kronlein (OU)

6-4, 7-5

Maciej Dilaj (Colorado) def.

Sebastien Revol (OU)

7-6 (3), 2-6, 6-3

Mirko Jovanovic (Colorado) def.

Matt Ogle (OU)

6-1, 6-4

Chris Mitchell (OU) def.

Sean Monk (Tulsa)

5-7, 6-3, 6-2

Singles Back Draw Tobias Kronlein (OU) def. Filip Knezevic (SMS) default Sebastien Revol (OU) def. Paul Craigne (Bradley) 8-0 David Crouzet (Evansville) def. Matt Ogle (OU) 8-5

Doubles Mirko Jovanovic/Sinkoenen (Colordo) def. Mitchell/Kronlein 9-8 (4) Pavel Hanek/Barbharran (SMS) def. Ogle/Revol (OU) 8-4