Florida State Men's Tennis - 1956 Year In Review

Florida State Men's Tennis - 1956 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
Keith Pitchford, Head Coach

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1956 FSU Spring Sports


1956 Florida State Signees/Newcomers

Frank Bryan, 5-9, 160, Sumter, SC

Ron Fisher, 5-8, 150, Tampa

Lex Hester, 5-8, 145, Neptune Beach

Jim Maddock, 6-2, 165, Fort Lauderdale

Charles Nordlinger, 6-1, 155, Little Rock, AR

Fred Serrett, 6-3, 170, Little Rock, AR

Tommy Woods, 5-7, 145, Panama City


1956 Roster - By Name

L
T                                       PY
R Name                  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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* Frank Bryan           5-9   160  Fr        Sumter, SC
  Bill Counts           6-0   165  So        Bluefield, WV
* Shelby Creagh         5-8   150  Sr-R **   Bradenton
  Ron Fisher            5-8   150  Fr        Tampa
* Lex Hester            5-8   145  Fr        Neptune Beach
  Charles Lockhart                 So        Jacksonville
* Jim Maddock           6-2   165  Fr        Fort Lauderdale
  Bill McKemie                     So        Tampa
* Charles Nordlinger    6-1   155  Fr        Little Rock, AR
  Dave Reinhart                              
* Hal Schaus            5-10  155  Sr   ***  Mansfield, OH (Mansfield)
* Sunny Sellers         5-8   145  Jr        Delray Beach (Florida)
* Fred Serrett          6-3   170  Fr        Little Rock, AR
  Dick Sweetman                    Jr        Saint Petersburg
* Jimmy Wade            5-11  160  So   *    Palmetto
* George Williams       6-0   155  So        Fort Myers
  Tommy Woods           5-7   145  Fr        Panama City
Letter winners are from the Tallahassee Democrat, 5/26/1956, page 8.

1956 Schedule and Results

DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
03/15
Ref
H
GEORGIA L 3-6
03/19
Ref
H
OHIO STATE W 9-0
03/22
Ref
H
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS W 7-2
03/24
Ref
H
GEORGIA TECH W 6-3
03/27
Ref
H
MIAMI L 0-9
03/28
Ref
H
FLORIDA L 0-9
03/29
Ref
H
INDIANA L 3-6
04/07
 
H
EMORY W 9-0
04/10
 
A
MERCER W 7-2
04/11
 
A
GEORGIA L 3-6
04/12
Ref
A
GEORGIA TECH L 0-9
04/13
 
A
EMORY W 8-1
04/21
Ref
H
FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL W 7-2
04/28
Ref
H
MERCER W 7-2
05/01
Ref
A
FLORIDA L 2-7
                Overall   Home    Away   Neutral
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FSU RECORD IS    8- 7     6- 4     2- 3     0- 0


Individual Results        Highest   vs          3    Fall/Spring
Name                        Rank   Rank  ACC   Sets  Tournaments   1     2     3     4     5     6    NCAA Total
------------------------- ------- ----- ----- -----  ----------- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- -----
Frank Bryan                                                                                     3-1         3-1
Bill Counts                                                                         0-1                     0-1
Shelby Creagh                                                           6-3                                 6-3
Lex Hester                                     1-0                            5-1                           5-1
Charles Lockhart                                                                                0-1         0-1
Jim Maddock                                    0-1                                        0-1   1-0         1-1
Bill McKemie                                                                              0-1   0-1         0-2
Charles Nordlinger                                                                  1-0   2-2               3-2
Hal Schaus                                     0-2                6-4                                       6-4
Sunny Sellers                                  0-1                            0-3               0-1         0-4
Fred Serrett                                                                        3-2         1-0         4-2
Dick Sweetman                                                                                   0-1         0-1
Jimmy Wade                                                                          0-1                     0-1
George Williams                                                                     0-1   0-2               0-3

Doubles Results Highest vs 3 Fall/Spring Name Rank Rank ACC Sets Tournaments 1 2 3 NCAA Total --------------------------------------------- ------- ----- ----- ----- ----------- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- Frank Bryan/Fred Serrett 0-1 0-2 1-0 1-2 Bill Counts/George Williams 0-1 0-1 Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus 3-0 6-3 6-3 Lex Hester/Jim Maddock 0-1 0-1 Lex Hester/Sunny Sellers 0-1 0-1 Lex Hester/Fred Serrett 1-0 1-0 Charles Lockhart/Bill McKemie 0-1 0-1 Jim Maddock/Charles Nordlinger 0-1 0-1 1-1 1-2 Jim Maddock/George Williams 0-1 0-1 Charles Nordlinger/Fred Serrett 0-1 0-1 0-1 Sunny Sellers/Dick Sweetman 0-1 0-1 0-1 Sunny Sellers/Jimmy Wade 0-1 0-1 Sunny Sellers/George Williams 0-1 0-1 1-1 1-2 Dick Sweetman/George Williams 0-1 0-1

Frank Bryan
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            6  Howard Hirsch             OHIO STATE            W  6-1, 6-2                 
03/22/1956            6  Jim Shanklin              SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  6-2, 6-1                 
03/27/1956            6  Donnadieu                 MIAMI                 L  6-1, 6-0                 
04/28/1956            6  Nash                      MERCER                W  6-0, 6-1                 

Bill Counts
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            4  Lary                      GEORGIA               L  6-0, 6-0                 

Shelby Creagh
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            2  Forehand                  GEORGIA               W  6-1, 6-2                 
03/19/1956            2  Bob Williams              OHIO STATE            W  6-0, 6-2                 
03/22/1956            2  Jerry Gruen               SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  6-2, 6-2                 
03/27/1956            2  Kupferburger              MIAMI                 L  6-1, 6-4                 
03/28/1956            2  Czerwonky                 FLORIDA               L  6-4, 6-0                 
03/29/1956            2  Petrick                   INDIANA               W  6-4, 6-3                 
04/12/1956            2  Cox                       GEORGIA TECH          L  6-3, 6-2                 
04/21/1956            2  Stapleton                 FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-1, 6-1                 
04/28/1956            2  Smith                     MERCER                W  6-1, 6-2                 

Ron Fisher
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------

Lex Hester
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            3  Hans Polte                OHIO STATE            W  7-5, 6-1                 
03/22/1956            3  Jim Jarrett               SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  6-0, 8-6                 
03/27/1956            3  Al Harum                  MIAMI                 L  6-0, 6-1                 
03/29/1956            3  Fryman                    INDIANA               W  6-1, 5-7, 6-4            
04/21/1956            3  Hays                      FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-0, 6-4                 
04/28/1956            3  Lash                      MERCER                W  6-3, 6-2                 

Charles Lockhart
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/28/1956            6  Millner                   FLORIDA               L                           

Jim Maddock
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
04/21/1956            6  Hughes                    FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-2, 6-0                 
04/28/1956            5  Brown                     MERCER                L  2-6, 7-5, 6-2            

Bill McKemie
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            6  Dean                      GEORGIA               L  6-3, 6-0                 
03/28/1956            5  Marshall                  FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-0                 

Charles Nordlinger
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            5  Bill Wadsworth            OHIO STATE            W  6-2, 6-4                 
03/22/1956            5  Bill Whittenburg          SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  8-6, 7-5                 
03/27/1956            5  Schaffer                  MIAMI                 L  6-1, 6-1                 
03/29/1956            5  Huddleston                INDIANA               L  6-2, 6-3                 
04/21/1956            4  Nebuth                    FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-3, 6-3                 

Dave Reinhart
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------

Hal Schaus
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            1  Willis                    GEORGIA               W  8-6, 6-2                 
03/19/1956            1  Fritz Haring              OHIO STATE            W  6-2, 6-2                 
03/22/1956            1  Omar Winter               SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  6-1, 6-3                 
03/27/1956            1  Dave Harum                MIAMI                 L  6-4, 7-5                 
03/28/1956            1  Leslie                    FLORIDA               L  7-5, 6-3                 
03/29/1956            1  Field                     INDIANA               L  6-3, 2-6, 6-2            
04/12/1956            1  Heisel                    GEORGIA TECH          L  9-11, 7-5, 6-2           
04/21/1956            1  Gordon Hirschberg         FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-0, 8-6                 
04/28/1956            1  Moore                     MERCER                W  6-2, 6-2                 
05/01/1956            1                            FLORIDA               W                           

Sunny Sellers
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            3  Smith                     GEORGIA               L  6-4, 6-4                 
03/28/1956            3  LeCann                    FLORIDA               L  8-6, 6-4                 
03/29/1956            6  Dillman                   INDIANA               L  0-6, 6-1, 6-3            
04/12/1956            3  Bartell                   GEORGIA TECH          L  6-0, 6-2                 

Fred Serrett
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            4  Chuck Carey               OHIO STATE            W  6-0, 6-1                 
03/22/1956            4  Jack Norman               SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  6-2, 7-5                 
03/27/1956            4  Rubinoff                  MIAMI                 L  6-2, 6-3                 
03/29/1956            4  Dentice                   INDIANA               L  12-10, 6-0               
04/21/1956            5  Graham                    FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-0, 6-2                 
04/28/1956            4  Belmont                   MERCER                W  6-2, 6-0                 

Dick Sweetman
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
04/12/1956            6  Parker                    GEORGIA TECH          L  6-0, 6-1                 

Jimmy Wade
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
04/12/1956            4  Jones                     GEORGIA TECH          L  6-0, 6-1                 

George Williams
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            5  Carpenter                 GEORGIA               L  6-0, 6-2                 
03/28/1956            4  Wickstrom                 FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-1                 
04/12/1956            5  Mchaffey                  GEORGIA TECH          L  6-2, 6-3                 

Tommy Woods
Singles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Opponent                  School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------


Frank Bryan
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/22/1956            2  Fred Serrett              Jerry Gruen/Jim Shanklin                 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     L  10-8, 4-6, 6-4           
03/27/1956            2  Fred Serrett              Quay/Schaffer                            MIAMI                 L  6-3, 6-2                 
04/28/1956            3  Fred Serrett              Belmont/Nash                             MERCER                W  6-0, 6-0                 

Bill Counts
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            2  George Williams           Carpenter/Forehand                       GEORGIA               L  6-3, 6-1                 

Shelby Creagh
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Smith/Willis                             GEORGIA               W  6-4, 3-6, 6-3            
03/19/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Fritz Haring/Bob Williams                OHIO STATE            W  6-2, 6-4                 
03/22/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Jack Norman/Omar Winter                  SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  7-5, 8-6                 
03/27/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Dave Harum/Rubinoff                      MIAMI                 L  6-0, 8-6                 
03/28/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Czerwonky/Leslie                         FLORIDA               L  6-3, 6-3                 
03/29/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Field/Petrick                            INDIANA               W  4-6, 6-1, 8-6            
04/12/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Cox/Jones                                GEORGIA TECH          L  6-3, 6-2                 
04/28/1956            1  Hal Schaus                Moore/Smith                              MERCER                W  10-12, 6-3, 6-3          
05/01/1956            1  Hal Schaus                                                         FLORIDA               W                           

Ron Fisher
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------

Lex Hester
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/27/1956            3  Jim Maddock               Donnadieu/D. Harum                       MIAMI                 L  6-1, 6-0                 
03/29/1956            3  Sunny Sellers             Dentice/Dillman                          INDIANA               L  6-4, 6-3                 
04/21/1956            2  Fred Serrett              Hays/Nebuth                              FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-4, 6-4                 

Charles Lockhart
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/28/1956            3  Bill McKemie              Millner/Wickstrom                        FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-0                 

Jim Maddock
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            2  Charles Nordlinger        Chuck Carey/Hans Polte                   OHIO STATE            W  6-3, 8-6                 
03/22/1956            3  George Williams           Jim Jarrett/Bill Whittenburg             SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     L  6-1, 6-3                 
03/27/1956            3  Lex Hester                Donnadieu/D. Harum                       MIAMI                 L  6-1, 6-0                 
04/21/1956            1  Charles Nordlinger        Gordon Hirschberg/Stapleton              FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  L  6-2, 4-6, 8-6            
04/28/1956            2  Charles Nordlinger        Lash/Brown                               MERCER                L  7-5, 6-1                 

Bill McKemie
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/28/1956            3  Charles Lockhart          Millner/Wickstrom                        FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-0                 

Charles Nordlinger
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/19/1956            2  Jim Maddock               Chuck Carey/Hans Polte                   OHIO STATE            W  6-3, 8-6                 
03/29/1956            2  Fred Serrett              Fryman/Huddleston                        INDIANA               L  3-6, 6-2, 6-3            
04/21/1956            1  Jim Maddock               Gordon Hirschberg/Stapleton              FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  L  6-2, 4-6, 8-6            
04/28/1956            2  Jim Maddock               Lash/Brown                               MERCER                L  7-5, 6-1                 

Dave Reinhart
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------

Hal Schaus
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Smith/Willis                             GEORGIA               W  6-4, 3-6, 6-3            
03/19/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Fritz Haring/Bob Williams                OHIO STATE            W  6-2, 6-4                 
03/22/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Jack Norman/Omar Winter                  SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     W  7-5, 8-6                 
03/27/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Dave Harum/Rubinoff                      MIAMI                 L  6-0, 8-6                 
03/28/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Czerwonky/Leslie                         FLORIDA               L  6-3, 6-3                 
03/29/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Field/Petrick                            INDIANA               W  4-6, 6-1, 8-6            
04/12/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Cox/Jones                                GEORGIA TECH          L  6-3, 6-2                 
04/28/1956            1  Shelby Creagh             Moore/Smith                              MERCER                W  10-12, 6-3, 6-3          
05/01/1956            1  Shelby Creagh                                                      FLORIDA               W                           

Sunny Sellers
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            3  Dick Sweetman             Dean/Lary                                GEORGIA               L  2-6, 6-2, 6-1            
03/19/1956            3  George Williams           Howard Hirsch/Bill Wadsworth             OHIO STATE            W  6-3, 7-5                 
03/28/1956            2  George Williams           LeCann/Marshall                          FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-2                 
03/29/1956            3  Lex Hester                Dentice/Dillman                          INDIANA               L  6-4, 6-3                 
04/12/1956            2  Jimmy Wade                Bartell/Heisel                           GEORGIA TECH          L  6-4, 6-1                 
04/21/1956            3  George Williams           Graham/Miller                            FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  L  4-6, 6-2, 6-0            

Fred Serrett
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/22/1956            2  Frank Bryan               Jerry Gruen/Jim Shanklin                 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     L  10-8, 4-6, 6-4           
03/27/1956            2  Frank Bryan               Quay/Schaffer                            MIAMI                 L  6-3, 6-2                 
03/29/1956            2  Charles Nordlinger        Fryman/Huddleston                        INDIANA               L  3-6, 6-2, 6-3            
04/21/1956            2  Lex Hester                Hays/Nebuth                              FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  W  6-4, 6-4                 
04/28/1956            3  Frank Bryan               Belmont/Nash                             MERCER                W  6-0, 6-0                 

Dick Sweetman
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            3  Sunny Sellers             Dean/Lary                                GEORGIA               L  2-6, 6-2, 6-1            
04/12/1956            3  George Williams           Mchaffey/Parker                          GEORGIA TECH          L  6-3, 6-3                 

Jimmy Wade
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
04/12/1956            2  Sunny Sellers             Bartell/Heisel                           GEORGIA TECH          L  6-4, 6-1                 

George Williams
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------
03/15/1956            2  Bill Counts               Carpenter/Forehand                       GEORGIA               L  6-3, 6-1                 
03/19/1956            3  Sunny Sellers             Howard Hirsch/Bill Wadsworth             OHIO STATE            W  6-3, 7-5                 
03/22/1956            3  Jim Maddock               Jim Jarrett/Bill Whittenburg             SOUTHERN ILLINOIS     L  6-1, 6-3                 
03/28/1956            2  Sunny Sellers             LeCann/Marshall                          FLORIDA               L  6-0, 6-2                 
04/12/1956            3  Dick Sweetman             Mchaffey/Parker                          GEORGIA TECH          L  6-3, 6-3                 
04/21/1956            3  Sunny Sellers             Graham/Miller                            FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL  L  4-6, 6-2, 6-0            

Tommy Woods
Doubles          Opp
  Date     Rank Rank Pos Partner                   Opponent                                 School               W-L Score
---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- --------------------


GEORGIA 6, FLORIDA STATE 3
03/15/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Smith/Willis (UGA) 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
No. 2: Carpenter/Forehand (UGA) d. Bill Counts/George Williams (FSU) 6-3, 6-1
No. 3: Dean/Lary (UGA) d. Sunny Sellers/Dick Sweetman (FSU) 2-6, 6-2, 6-1
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Willis (UGA) 8-6, 6-2
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Forehand (UGA) 6-1, 6-2
No. 3: Smith (UGA) d. Sunny Sellers (FSU) 6-4, 6-4
No. 4: Lary (UGA) d. Bill Counts (FSU) 6-0, 6-0
No. 5: Carpenter (UGA) d. George Williams (FSU) 6-0, 6-2
No. 6: Dean (UGA) d. Bill McKemie (FSU) 6-3, 6-0

FLORIDA STATE 9, OHIO STATE 0
03/19/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Fritz Haring/Bob Williams (OSU) 6-2, 6-4
No. 2: Jim Maddock/Charles Nordlinger (FSU) d. Chuck Carey/Hans Polte (OSU) 6-3, 8-6
No. 3: Sunny Sellers/George Williams (FSU) d. Howard Hirsch/Bill Wadsworth (OSU) 6-3, 7-5
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Fritz Haring (OSU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Bob Williams (OSU) 6-0, 6-2
No. 3: Lex Hester (FSU) d. Hans Polte (OSU) 7-5, 6-1
No. 4: Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Chuck Carey (OSU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 5: Charles Nordlinger (FSU) d. Bill Wadsworth (OSU) 6-2, 6-4
No. 6: Frank Bryan (FSU) d. Howard Hirsch (OSU) 6-1, 6-2

FLORIDA STATE 7, SOUTHERN ILLINOIS 2
03/22/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Jack Norman/Omar Winter (SIU) 7-5, 8-6
No. 2: Jerry Gruen/Jim Shanklin (SIU) d. Frank Bryan/Fred Serrett (FSU) 10-8, 4-6, 6-4
No. 3: Jim Jarrett/Bill Whittenburg (SIU) d. Jim Maddock/George Williams (FSU) 6-1, 6-3
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Omar Winter (SIU) 6-1, 6-3
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Jerry Gruen (SIU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 3: Lex Hester (FSU) d. Jim Jarrett (SIU) 6-0, 8-6
No. 4: Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Jack Norman (SIU) 6-2, 7-5
No. 5: Charles Nordlinger (FSU) d. Bill Whittenburg (SIU) 8-6, 7-5
No. 6: Frank Bryan (FSU) d. Jim Shanklin (SIU) 6-2, 6-1

MIAMI 9, FLORIDA STATE 0
03/27/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Dave Harum/Rubinoff (UM) d. Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) 6-0, 8-6
No. 2: Quay/Schaffer (UM) d. Frank Bryan/Fred Serrett (FSU) 6-3, 6-2
No. 3: Donnadieu/D. Harum (UM) d. Lex Hester/Jim Maddock (FSU) 6-1, 6-0
Singles
No. 1: Dave Harum (UM) d. Hal Schaus (FSU) 6-4, 7-5
No. 2: Kupferburger (UM) d. Shelby Creagh (FSU) 6-1, 6-4
No. 3: Al Harum (UM) d. Lex Hester (FSU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 4: Rubinoff (UM) d. Fred Serrett (FSU) 6-2, 6-3
No. 5: Schaffer (UM) d. Charles Nordlinger (FSU) 6-1, 6-1
No. 6: Donnadieu (UM) d. Frank Bryan (FSU) 6-1, 6-0

FLORIDA 9, FLORIDA STATE 0
03/28/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Czerwonky/Leslie (UF) d. Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) 6-3, 6-3
No. 2: LeCann/Marshall (UF) d. Sunny Sellers/George Williams (FSU) 6-0, 6-2
No. 3: Millner/Wickstrom (UF) d. Charles Lockhart/Bill McKemie (FSU) 6-0, 6-0
Singles
No. 1: Leslie (UF) d. Hal Schaus (FSU) 7-5, 6-3
No. 2: Czerwonky (UF) d. Shelby Creagh (FSU) 6-4, 6-0
No. 3: LeCann (UF) d. Sunny Sellers (FSU) 8-6, 6-4
No. 4: Wickstrom (UF) d. George Williams (FSU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 5: Marshall (UF) d. Bill McKemie (FSU) 6-0, 6-0
No. 6: Millner (UF) d. Charles Lockhart (FSU)

INDIANA 6, FLORIDA STATE 3
03/29/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Field/Petrick (InU) 4-6, 6-1, 8-6
No. 2: Fryman/Huddleston (InU) d. Charles Nordlinger/Fred Serrett (FSU) 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
No. 3: Dentice/Dillman (InU) d. Lex Hester/Sunny Sellers (FSU) 6-4, 6-3
Singles
No. 1: Field (InU) d. Hal Schaus (FSU) 6-3, 2-6, 6-2
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Petrick (InU) 6-4, 6-3
No. 3: Lex Hester (FSU) d. Fryman (InU) 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
No. 4: Dentice (InU) d. Fred Serrett (FSU) 12-10, 6-0
No. 5: Huddleston (InU) d. Charles Nordlinger (FSU) 6-2, 6-3
No. 6: Dillman (InU) d. Sunny Sellers (FSU) 0-6, 6-1, 6-3

GEORGIA TECH 9, FLORIDA STATE 0
04/12/1956, ATLANTA, GA

Doubles
No. 1: Cox/Jones (GT) d. Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) 6-3, 6-2
No. 2: Bartell/Heisel (GT) d. Sunny Sellers/Jimmy Wade (FSU) 6-4, 6-1
No. 3: Mchaffey/Parker (GT) d. Dick Sweetman/George Williams (FSU) 6-3, 6-3
Singles
No. 1: Heisel (GT) d. Hal Schaus (FSU) 9-11, 7-5, 6-2
No. 2: Cox (GT) d. Shelby Creagh (FSU) 6-3, 6-2
No. 3: Bartell (GT) d. Sunny Sellers (FSU) 6-0, 6-2
No. 4: Jones (GT) d. Jimmy Wade (FSU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 5: Mchaffey (GT) d. George Williams (FSU) 6-2, 6-3
No. 6: Parker (GT) d. Dick Sweetman (FSU) 6-0, 6-1

FLORIDA STATE 7, FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL 2
04/21/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Gordon Hirschberg/Stapleton (FSC) d. Jim Maddock/Charles Nordlinger (FSU) 6-2, 4-6, 8-6
No. 2: Lex Hester/Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Hays/Nebuth (FSC) 6-4, 6-4
No. 3: Graham/Miller (FSC) d. Sunny Sellers/George Williams (FSU) 4-6, 6-2, 6-0
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Gordon Hirschberg (FSC) 6-0, 8-6
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Stapleton (FSC) 6-1, 6-1
No. 3: Lex Hester (FSU) d. Hays (FSC) 6-0, 6-4
No. 4: Charles Nordlinger (FSU) d. Nebuth (FSC) 6-3, 6-3
No. 5: Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Graham (FSC) 6-0, 6-2
No. 6: Jim Maddock (FSU) d. Hughes (FSC) 6-2, 6-0

FLORIDA STATE 7, MERCER 2
04/28/1956, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Moore/Smith (MU) 10-12, 6-3, 6-3
No. 2: Lash/Brown (MU) d. Jim Maddock/Charles Nordlinger (FSU) 7-5, 6-1
No. 3: Frank Bryan/Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Belmont/Nash (MU) 6-0, 6-0
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. Moore (MU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 2: Shelby Creagh (FSU) d. Smith (MU) 6-1, 6-2
No. 3: Lex Hester (FSU) d. Lash (MU) 6-3, 6-2
No. 4: Fred Serrett (FSU) d. Belmont (MU) 6-2, 6-0
No. 5: Brown (MU) d. Jim Maddock (FSU) 2-6, 7-5, 6-2
No. 6: Frank Bryan (FSU) d. Nash (MU) 6-0, 6-1

FLORIDA 7, FLORIDA STATE 2
05/01/1956, GAINESVILLE, FL

Doubles
No. 1: Shelby Creagh/Hal Schaus (FSU) d. (UF)
Singles
No. 1: Hal Schaus (FSU) d. (UF)
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