Team Fuselier expands EMTL lead
By J. Anfenson-Comeau
Team Fuselier extended its lead during Week Five of Eunice Men’s Tennis League play with a 10-6 win against second-place Team Pucheu.
On Court One, Murphy Carrier and Robert Williams of Team Fuselier scored a 6-0, 6-3 victory against Team Pucheu’s Terry Hoychick and Danny LeBleu.
Scoring a win for Team Pucheu, Wayne Wimberly and John Frugé won 6-3, 6-3 against Team Fuselier’s David Clause and Byron Wimberly on Court Two.
On Court Three, Buddy Courville and Ricky Marks of Team Fuselier won a 6-4, 3-6, 10-6 split set against Team Pucheu’s Monty Person and Steve Dischler.
Team captain Vernon Fuselier and Jeff DeRouen defeated Team Pucheu’s Tommy Dietz and Ray Biessenberger7-6, 6-1 on Court Four.
On Court Five, team captain John Pucheu and Ken Gaspard grabbed a 6-4, 6-4 win against Don Mayeux and Michael Brown of Team Fuselier.
Willie Glasscock and Jim Butler of Team Fuselier scored a 6-2, 6-0 win agianst Team Pucheu’s Mike Conner and Al Marks on Court Six.
On Court Seven, Mike Frugé and Brad Courville scored a 6-0, 6-3 win for Team Fuselier against Team Pucheu’s Pierre Martel and Jacque Pucheu.
In the other court action of the week, last-place Team Moosa narrowed the point gap slightly with a narrow 8-7 win against Team D’Aubin, which is currently tied for second place.
On Court One, Team D’Aubin’s Bill Weaver and Bob Weaver scored a 6-4, 6-1 victory against Jarvis Semien and Darryl Carrier of Team Moosa.
Also scoring a win for Team D’Aubin, Eric May and Timmy Ortego defeated Team Moosa’s John Phil Pontenot and Jude Miller 7-6, 6-4 on Court Two.
On Court Three, Team Moosa’s Seth Duplechin and Edmund Caswell won a 7-6, 5-7, 6-2 split set agianst Joe Stemplewski and Scott Eckholdt of Team D’Aubin.
Also scoring a win for Team Moosa, Kenn Pitre and Red Aucoin defeated team captain Darren D’Aubin and Jeff Vizenat 6-4, 6-3 on Court Four.
On Court Five, Team Moosa’s Randy Frugé and J.C. Carpenter won a 7-6, 6-3 victory agianst Team D’Aubin’s Don Mayeux and Jed Gaspard.
Team captain Steve Moosa and Chip Thibodeaux won a 6-1, 6-3 victory agianst Team D’Aubin’s Phil Young and Cooney Brown on Court Six.
On Court Seven, Shannon Martel and Randall Vigee scored a 7-6, 6-3 win for Team D’Aubin against Team Moosa’s Scott Manuel and Lee Wimberly.