BLACKSBURG, Va. – The ITA Atlantic Regional Championships, hosted by Virginia Tech, began on Thursday with the qualifying draws. Five Rams are competing for VCU Men's Tennis as the Singles Round of 128 and the first three doubles rounds have concluded on Friday.
Amantegui came out victorious in the Singles Round of 128 after defeating Alex Mascioli of Duquesne to advance to the Singles Round of 64.
Amantegui and Mobius as a pair recorded a win in the first round of doubles play, defeating Tyler Roth Thomas Dodson of Villanova before being defeated by Andrew Ton and Derrick Thompson of Navy in the second round.
The tournament will continue on Saturday as the Singles Round of 64 and 32, along with Doubles Quarterfinals, will be played.
Javier Amantegui (Singles Main Draw) 1-0
Round of 128 – Javier Amantegui def. Alex Mascioli (Duq) 6-4, 6-2
First Round – Mobius/Amantegui def. Roth/Dodson (Vill) 8-6
Second Round – Ton/Thompson (Navy) def. Mobius/Amantegui
Inigo Torre Martin (Singles Main Draw)
Round of 128 – BYE
Philip Mobius (Singles Main Draw) 0-1
Round of 128 – Guilherme Valdoleiros (UD) def. Philip Mobius 6-1, 6-2
Inaki Rivero Crespo (Singles Main Draw) 0-1
Round of 128 – Benjamin Barnett (GW) def. Inaki Rivero Crespo 6-2, 7-5
First Round – Giesse/Maldoner (ODU) def. Martin/Noren