Newcomer Sweeney Shines For Men's Tennis At Windy City Fall Invitational
Oct. 2, 2006
Chicago, Ill.- Freshman Sam Sweeney went 4-0 in singles play to highlight a strong showing by the UIC men's tennis team at the Windy City Fall Invitational hosted by Chicago State this past weekend.
Sweeney won all four of his singles matches to win the Flight B Singles title, defeating Chris Thomas of Eastern Illinois by a 6-4, 6-4 count in the final.
The Flames also won the team doubles championship of the event over the host Cougars, Eastern Illinois and Grand Valley State.
UIC went 11-7 in singles play and 6-5 overall in doubles contests.