Top Flames Moment: Men's Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State

Alan Reifer had 33 singles victories and 23 doubles victories in his career at UIC
Alan Reifer had 33 singles victories and 23 doubles victories in his career at UIC

July 24, 2014

The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.

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Team: Men’s Tennis
Men’s Tennis Wins Senior Day against Youngstown State
April 19, 2014
Flames Outdoor Tennis Courts in Chicago, Ill.

UIC closed out regular season competition with a win over Youngstown State. The Flames defeated the Penguins 4-3 at the Flames Outdoor Tennis Courts. Prior to the matches, UIC recognized seniors Alexander Raa and Alan Reifer.

- Reifer had the first singles victory for the Flames against Youngstown defeating his opponent 6-1, 7-5.
- Reifer ended his career at UIC with 33 victories in singles competition and 23 victories in doubles competition.
- Reifer competed in the number two doubles position in 13 out of 14 matches this season.
- Junior Maurizio Feoli was also victorious in singles competition against Youngstown, and he ended his season with a 4-5 record in singles competition, with all four victories coming against conference teams.
- Feoli competed in the number one doubles spot this season beside Carl Hedstrom.
- Sophomore Christopher Cole was the last singles competition victory for UIC against Youngstown, and he ended the season with a win in four out of UIC’s five victories.
- Cole had a 5-5 singles record and a 2-3 doubles record during the 2013-14 season.

June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue
July 3 - Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors
July 7 - Women's Gymnastics Tops Illinois State in Final Home Meet
July 8 - Mwale Wins High Jump at HL Championships
July 10 - Volleyball Wins Five-Set Thriller at Cleveland State
July 11- UIC Defeats March Madness Participant Milwaukee, 80-58
July 14 - Knoppe Ties UIC Career Singles Victories Record
July 15 - Ishimaru and Ciesielski Win HL Weekly Awards
July 17 - Hernandez Earns HL Tournament Batting Champion Award
July 18 - Mangal's 76 Highlights Round Two of Horizon League Championship
July 21 - UIC Dance Takes Third at NDA Collegiate Championships
July 22 - Gaides Sixth in All-Around at NCAA Qualifier