Red Raiders Sweep First Day Of Competition In Austin

Hugo Dojas was one of four Red Raiders to advance to the quarterfinals on Friday.

October, 25, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Tech powered through the field on Friday, as the Red Raiders went a perfect 10-0 on the day at the UT Fall Invitational at the Penick-Allison Tennis Center.

Second seeded Hugo Dojas picked up a pair of straight set wins over Nick Dykema of Marquette, 6-3, 7-6, and Austin Smith of Ball State, 6-3, 6-3, to cruise into the quarterfinals of the Flight A draw on Friday. Teammate Maxime Hinnisdaels was close behind with wins over Air Force's Stephen Young, 6-2, 6-2, and Laredo's Arturo Pinazo, 6-1, 6-4, to also advance to the Flight A quarterfinals.

In Flight B, Andre Napolitano topped Ball State's Pat Downs, 6-1, 7-6 and then cruised to a 6-3, 6-0 win over Air Force's Andrew Parks to land a spot in the quarters. Jolan Cailleau downed Matt Helm of Ball State, 6-1, 6-4 and then took a three-set victory from TCU's Hudson Blake, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, to punch his ticket to the quarterfinals.

In doubles action, the two teams advanced to the Round of 16 with victories on Friday. Cailleau and Napolitano topped Gleb Skylr and Matt Helm of Marquette, 8-3, while Dojas and Hinnisdaels outlasted TCU's Hudson Blake and Blake Winston, 8-6.

Texas Tech will return to action on Saturday at 8:30 a.m.

2013 UT Fall Invitational
Austin, Texas • Penick-Allison Tennis Center
Flight A
Round of 32

Maxime Hinnisdaels (TT) def. Stephen Young (Air Force), 6-2, 6-2
(2) Hugo Dojas (TT) def. Nick Dykema (Marquette), 6-3, 7-6
Round of 16

Maxime Hinnisdaels (TT) def. Arturo Pinazo (Laredo), 6-1, 6-4
(2) Hugo Dojas (TT) vs. Austin Smith (Ball State), 6-3, 6-3
Flight B
Round of 32

Jolan Cailleau (TT) def. Matt Helm (Ball State), 6-1, 6-4
Andre Napolitano (TT) def. Pat Downs (Ball State), 6-1, 7-6
Round of 16

Jolan Cailleau (TT) vs. Hudson Blake (TCU),3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Andre Napolitano (TT) vs. Andrew Parks (Air Force), 6-3, 6-0
Round of 32

Jolan Cailleau / Andre Napolitano (TT) def. Gleb Skylr / Matt Helm (Marquette), 8-3
(2) Hugo Dojas / Maxime Hinnisdaels (TT) def. Hudson Blake / Blake Wiggins (TCU), 8-6




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