Men's Tennis Overmatches LaSalle
Tuesday, March 07, 2006
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The No. 17 Florida Gulf Coast University men’s tennis team picked up its fourth consecutive shutout with a 9-0 win over LaSalle University on Tuesday afternoon at the FGCU Tennis Complex. Senior Tim Offerman (Hamburg, Germany) teamed up with freshman Brad Henderson (Lithia, Fla.) for a win at No. 1 doubles and then came through with victories at No. 1 and No. 4 singles, respectively. Freshmen Edson Lima (Brasilia, Brazil) and Danny Lee (Naples, Fla.) improved to 6-1 in doubles competition with a win at No. 2 doubles. They also picked up wins at No. 2 and No. 3 singles respectively. Senior Steve Schram (Norwich, Ohio) and freshman Rick Taurel (Plantation, Fla.) were victors at No. 3 doubles and No. 5 and No. 6 singles respectively. FGCU (6-1) hosts Ferris State on Wednesday afternoon.