3. #47 Harrison Scott (UT) def. Stride, Ben (DU) 6-2, 6-4 ITA Kick-Off Weekend Drake 2-1 The Longhorns made quick work of the Bulldogs in doubles by earning convincing wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles to secure the point. #9 Texas 4, Drake 1Jan 28, 2017 at Austin, Texas (Weller Indoor Tennis Center) Match Notes 3. #38 Harrison Scott/Yuya Ito (UT) vs. Hands, Tom/Thorold, Barnaby (DU) unfinished 4. #36 Yuya Ito (UT) def. Thorold, Barnaby (DU) 6-2, 6-0 First Round 5. Leo Telles (UT) vs. Hands, Tom (DU) 2-6, unfinished 1. #6 Christian Sigsgaard (UT) vs. #73 Gillespie, Vinny (DU) 6-3, unfinished Doubles competition Sophomore Calum MacGeoch brought the Bulldogs within one, 2-1, with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over George Goldhoff at No. 2. 6. Rodrigo Banzer (UT) def. Clark, Ben (DU) 6-3, 6-1 Singles competition Story Links Print Friendly Version AUSTIN, Texas – The Drake University men’s tennis team fell to No. 9 Texas, 4-1, on the first day of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend event Saturday at the Weller Tennis Center. The Bulldogs will face off against Rice in a consolation match on Sunday at 10 a.m. to close out the ITA Kick-Off Weekend. 1. Leo Telles/George Goldhoff (UT) def. Gillespie, Vinny/MacGeoch, Calum (DU) 6-1 2. Christian Sigsgaard/Julian Zlobinsky (UT) def. Stride, Ben/Wood, Ben (DU) 6-1 Box Score T-1:45 2. MacGeoch, Calum (DU) def. George Goldhoff (UT) 7-5, 6-3 The Longhorns managed to clinch the win with wins on courts six and three to advance to the second round. Texas 5-1; National ranking #9 Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (4,2,6,3) Texas went up 2-0 when No. 36 Yuya Ito defeated Drake freshman Barny Thorold 6-2, 6-0 at No. 4 singles.