KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 13, 2018) – Junior Sergi Fontcuberta (Barcelona, Spain) had another great day at the 2018 ITA Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. He defeated M. Ferreira from Memphis 2-6, 7-5, 6-4 and will move on to play A. Bennett from Purdue in the quarterfinals. The match is set for 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14.
In doubles action, Frazier Rengifo (Cali, Colombia) and Yusuf Khamis (Cairo, Egypt) were defeated by Belmont, as were Juan Lugo (Maracay, Venezuela) and Miguel Este (Caracas, Venezuela) by Butler.
In the consolation draws, Lugo earned a 6-4, 7-5 win over Memphis’ M. Sullivan. He moved on after a default by his opponent and will take on C. Patzanovsky tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. Adam O’Shannessy (New South Wales, Australia) also advanced by default by the opponent, but then fell to C. Vicente from TTU 6-1, 6-1. Miguel Este concluded action for the Bucs, but was defeated 6-2, 3-6, 10-5 by Indiana’s W. Pierkarsky.
ITA Regional Championships
Sergi Fontcuberta def. M. Ferreira (Memphis) 2-6, 7-5, 6-4
Sergi Fontcuberta vs. A. Bennett (Purdue)
Doubles Main Draw
Inno/Illics (Belmont) def. Rengifo/Khamis, 8-2
Dickson/Mag (Butler) def. Lugo/Este, 8-3
Juan Lugo def. M. Sullivan (Memphis), 6-3, 7-5
Juan Lugo vs. C. Patzanovsky (Memphis)
Vicente (TTU) def. Adam O’Shannessy, 6-1, 6-1
Piekarsky (Indiana) def. Miguel Este, 6-2, 3-6, 10-5
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