MEN'S TENNIS COMPETES AT ITA ATLANTIC REGIONALS

LYNCHBURG, Va. - All six VCU men's tennis players won at least one match at the ITA Atlantic Regional Championships this past weekend, hosted by Liberty at the Cook Tennis Complex.

Sophomore Javier Amantegui and junior Arvid Noren led the way for the Rams, notching a win in the opening doubles round, and each winning their opening singles round matches. The duo defeated George Mason's Edward Ayers and Guiliano Buzoianu 8-2 in the round of 64.

Five Rams earned straight-set victories in the Round of 128 in the singles draw, including junior Philip Mobius, who defeated George Washington's Jabari Stafford 6-0, 6-2.

VCU concludes the fall portion of its schedule Nov. 3-5, when it travels to Williamsburg, Va. for the Tribe Invitational hosted by William & Mary.

 

The Results

Philip Mobius 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Philip Mobius def. Jabari Stafford (George Washington) 6-0, 6-2

Round of 64 (10/21) - Mark Militzer (Georgetown) def. Philip Mobius 6-2, 6-2

 

Ignacio Rivero Crespo 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Ignacio Rivero Crespo def. Drew Akins (Duquesne) 6-2, 6-2

Round of 64 (10/21) - Carlo Donato (Virginia Tech) def. Ignacio Rivero Crespo 6-0, 6-1

 

Louis Ishizaka 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Louis Ishizaka def. George Lovitt (Richmond) 2-6, 6-0, 6-1

Round of 64 (10/21) - Jannik Giesse (Old Dominion) def. Louis Ishizaka 6-2, 7-6 (3)

 

Arvid Noren 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Arvid Noren def. Joshua Marchalik (Georgetown) 6-4, 6-1

Round of 64 (10/21) - Lars de Boer (William & Mary) def. Arvid Noren 6-4, 7-5

 

Inigo Torre Martin 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Inigo Torre Martin def. Alexander Miller (William & Mary) 6-4, 6-1

Round of 64 (10/21) - Thomas Sevel (Temple) def. Inigo Torre Martin 2-6, 6-3, 6-3

 

Javier Amantegui 1-1

Round of 128 (10/20) - Javier Amantegui def. Curran Verma (Delaware) 6-1, 6-1

Round of 64 (10/21) - Eddie Gutierrez (Liberty) def. Javier Amantegui 6-1, 6-3

 

Louis Ishizaka/Philip Mobius 0-1

Round of 64 (10/20) - Christian Cargill/Louis Newman (William & Mary) def. Louis Ishizaka/Philip Mobius 8-3

 

Javier Amantegui/Arvid Noren 1-1

Round of 64 (10/20) - Javier Amantegui/Arvid Noren def. Edward Ayers/Guiliano Buzoianu (George Mason) 8-2

Round of 32 (10/21) - Matthew Galush/Benjamin Lieb (Penn State) def. Javier Amantegui/Arvid Noren 8-4

 

 

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