GW Men's Tennis Advances in Singles and Doubles at ITA Atlantic Regional
Junior Ulrik Thomsen, Senior Alexander van Gils Move On in Main Draw Singles
Oct. 19, 2012
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The George Washington men’s tennis team completed Day 1 of the 2012 USTA/ITA Atlantic Regional Championship on Friday, hosted by the University of Virginia at the Cavaliers’ Snyder Tennis Center and the Boars Head Sports Club.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Atlantic Region includes schools located in
In singles action, junior Ulrik Thomsen defeated Thomas O’Brien of Villanova, 6-3, 6-4, in the round of 128 and will face Old Dominion’s Carlos Lopez-Villa, the No. 13 seed in the draw, at 11:45 a.m. on Saturday. Senior Alexander van Gils earned a three-set victory over Virginia Tech’s Trpimir Kudundzic by scores of 6-4, 5-7, 6-3. He will play Atlantic 10 foe, VCU’s Alejandro Argente on Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
Junior Viktor Svensson fell to Chris Young of
In doubles action, Fomin and Zelenkov teamed up to defeat UMBC’s Kamal Patel and Hunter McCawley, 8-5, to advance to the round of 32. The pair will play Eric and Evan Ward from
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USTA/ITA Atlantic Regional
Main Draw Singles
Ulrik Thomsen (GW) def. Thomas O’Brien (Villanova) – 6-3, 6-4
Alexander van Gils (GW) def. Trpimir Kudundzic (VT) – 6-4, 5-7, 6-3
Chris Young (PSU) def. Viktor Svensson (GW) – 7-5, 6-3
Josh Banks (W&M) def. Leonardo Lapentti (GW) – 6-3, 7-6
Main Draw Doubles
Nikita Fomin/Danil Zelenkov (GW) def. Kamal Patel/Hunter McCawley (UMBC) – 8-5
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