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
Singles Main Draw | Doubles Main Draw | Consolation Singles Draw | @GWMensTennis
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
Fans can follow @GWMensTennis on Twitter for periodic updates throughout the USTA/ITA Atlantic Regional.
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
Men’s Tennis Set for Pair of Local Opponents
SERVING FIRST: The George Washington men’s tennis team will open weekend play by making the short trip to face local foe Georgetown on Friday at 10 a.m...
Men’s Tennis Returns to Action on Friday
SERVING FIRST: After taking a week hiatus, the George Washington men’s tennis team returns to action on Friday when it welcomes Saint Francis (Pa.) to ...
Men’s Tennis Drops 5-2 Decision to Davidson
WASHINGTON – The George Washington men’s tennis team dropped a 5-2 decision to Davidson on Sunday afternoon to close out its weekend homestand at...
Men’s Tennis Defeats Saint Joseph’s in A-10 Opener
WASHINGTON – The George Washington men’s tennis squad opened this conference slate with a 5-2 victory over Saint Joseph’s on Saturday...
Men’s Tennis to Host Pair of Conference Squads
SERVING FIRST: The George Washington men’s tennis team returns to action this weekend by hosting a pair of Atlantic 10 opponents. The Colonials will...
Men’s Tennis Caps Road Swing in Florida with Victory Over Bethune-Cookman
TAMPA, Fla. – The George Washington men’s tennis squad closed out their four-match road trip in Florida with a 5-2 victory over Bethune-Cookman...
Men’s Tennis Hits the Road for Trio of Matches
SERVING FIRST: The George Washington men’s tennis team travels to the Sunshine State to compete in three matches this weekend. The Colonials will begin...
Men’s Tennis Falls to VCU
WASHINGTON – The George Washington men’s tennis squad was defeated by VCU, 7-0, on Saturday afternoon in Richmond.