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Feb. 21, 1998

Notre Dame Defeats Purdue, 6-1

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- Notre Dame's men's tennis team improved to 6-2 on the season with a 6-1 win over Purdue on Saturday at the Eck Tennis Pavilion. The Irish swept the doubles for one point and won five of the six singles matches for the win.

The Irish No. 2 doubles team of Dan Rothschild and Vijay Freeman saved five match points at 7-8 and another at 5-6 in the tiebreaker before winning in a tiebreaker on their first match point to help Notre Dame to the sweep. In singles, Rothschild improved to 8-0 in dual matches in 1998 with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Jason Marshall. Other winners for Notre Dame were Ryan Sachire at No. 1 singles, Brian Patterson at No. 3, Eric Enloe at No. 5 and Matt Horsley at No. 6. Purdue's Cris James beat Jakub Pietrowski 7-6, 6-7, 6-3 at No. 2 singles.

# 23 Notre Dame 6, Purdue 1
Doubles
No. 1:  Jakub Pietrowski/Brian Patterson (ND) def. Cris James/Derek Myers (PU) 8-4
No. 2:  Vijay Freeman/Dan Rothschild (ND) def. Jamie Gordon/Jason Marshall (PU) 9-8
No. 3:  Matt Horsley/Ryan Sachire (ND) def. G.T. Cozen/Dan Swan (PU) 8-3
Singles
No. 1:  Sachire (ND) def. Gordon (PU) 6-4, 6-3
No. 2:  James (PU) def. Pietrowski (ND) 7-6, 6-7, 6-3
No. 3:  Brian Patterson (ND) def. Myers (PU) 6-7, 6-0, 6-2
No. 4:  Rothschild (ND) def. Marshall (PU) 6-4, 6-4
No. 5:  Eric Enloe (ND) def. Tushan Gantam (PU) 5-7, 6-4, 6-3
No. 6:  Horsley (ND) def. Swam (PU) 6-2, 6-4

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March 18
L, 6-1
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
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March 18
W, 6-1
DePaul
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
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March 24
W, 4-3
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Burrows-Burrleson Tennis Center)
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March 31
3:30 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 2
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 2
5:00 PM
IUPUI
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 7
5:30 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Speicher Tennis Center)

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April 9
12:00 PM
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
April 14
3:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Ambler Tennis Center)
April 16
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center)
April 21
3:30 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 23
12:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 26
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ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 27
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ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 28
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ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 29
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ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 30
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ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
May 12
All Day
NCAA Championships
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