MALIBU, Calif. – VCU Men's Tennis had a break scheduled for this past weekend, but Inigo Torre Martin traveled to the west coast to compete in one of the most prestigious tournaments in the nation. All of the top returning players from each conference in the country flocked to Malibu for the Oracle ITA Masters.
Torre Martin started off the tournament on a great note as he defeated Loic Cloes (South Alabama) 6-4, 6-0. The following day, Martin squared up with Jack Lin of Columbia and saw his tournament end. Lin jumped out to an early lead taking the first set 6-1. Martin would not go down easily as he fought hard in the second set before dropping it, 7-6(4).
Martin and the Rams have this upcoming weekend off before getting back on the court at the River City Open in Richmond, Va.
Inigo Torre Martin [Singles Flight] 1-1
Round of 32 – Inigo Torre Martin def. Loic Cloes (USA) 6-4, 6-0
Sweet 16 – Jack Lin (CU) def. Inigo Torre Martin 6-1, 7-6(4)