KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 18, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team will travel to Knoxville, Tenn. to play in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships. The event begins tomorrow (Thursday) and finishes on Sunday, Oct. 22. Round one of doubles and round one of singles will be played on Thursday.
In doubles competition, ETSU has placed three duos in the doubles draws. David Gonzalez (Barcelona, Spain) and Tasei Miyamoto (Chiba, Japan) will kick things off for the Bucs when they take on Lipscomb’s duo at 8:00 a.m. Frazier Rengifo will compete in his first match as a Buc as he combines with Juan Lugo (Maracay, Venezuela) to compete against IUPUI also at 8:00 a.m. At 8:30 a.m., Robert Herrera (Barcelona, Spain) and Sergi Fontcuberta (Barcelona, Spain) will take on Ball State.
Seven Bucs have earned spots in the round one of singles draws on Thursday. Beginning at 10:00 a.m., Sergi Fontcuberta will compete against Steven Karl from Dayton. At 11:00 a.m. Miguel Este (Caracas, Venezuela) will take on Bradley Luetschewager from IUPUI. Frazier Rengifo and Robert Herrera will both take on players from Butler. Rengifo will take on Addison Cazier at 12:00 p.m. and Herrera is set for 12:30 p.m. with Butler’s Adrian Mag. A half hour after Herrera begins, David Gonzalez competes against UTC’s Jacob Marshall at 1:00 p.m. Juan Lugo will take on Michael Dickson from Butler at 2:00 p.m. and lastly, Tasei Miyamoto will take on Belmont’s David Faulkner at 3:30 p.m.
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