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Men's Tennis Falls On The Road To Utah
Filip Dzanko

Filip Dzanko

Feb. 15, 2014

DENVER, Colo. -- The DePaul men's tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision to Utah on Saturday evening in Denver, Colo. 

The Blue Demons fell to 1-4, while the Utes improved to 8-2.

Utah took all nine matches from DePaul on Saturday, six in singles play and three in doubles play. After falling behind, 1-0, after the doubles matches, senior Filip Dzanko lost a hard-fought battle to No. 87 Slim Hamza in the No.1 match in three sets, 6-5 (5), 5-6 (10), 8-10. David Vieyra also pushed his opponent, Alejandro Medinilla to three sets in the No. 2 match, but fell 6-4, 2-6, 1-6.

DePaul will look to bounce back tomorrow morning against No. 52 Denver. Match time is slated for 11 a.m.

Match Results

1. #87 Slim Hamza (Utah) def. Filip Dzanko (DePaul), 5-6(5), 6-5(10), 10-8 
2. Alejandro Medinilla (Utah) def. David Vieyra (DePaul), 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 
3. Cedric Willems (Utah) def. Sten Leusink (DePaul), 6-3, 6-2 
4. Devin Lane (Utah) def. Paul John (DePaul), 6-1, 6-0 
5. Matt Cowley (Utah) def. Kyle Johnson (DePaul), 6-5(4), 6-3 
6. Patrick Mayer (Utah) def. Joshua Schramm (DePaul), 6-0, 6-1



1. Hamza/Willems (Utah) def. Dzanko/Vieyra (DePaul), 6-5(3) 
2. Medinilla/Cowley (Utah) def. Leusink/Tim Corwin (DePaul), 6-3 
3. Lane/Justin Archer (Utah) def. John/Schramm (DePaul), 6-4