Fontcuberta and Rengifo shine at CCB Invitational
Fontcuberta and Rengifo shine at CCB Invitational
Saturday, November 3, 2018

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (Nov. 3, 2018)Sergi Fontcuberta (Barcelona, Spain) and Frazier Rengifo (Cali, Colombia) each had a tremendous outing on the second day of the CCB Invitational. Fontcuberta earned two wins to advance to action on Sunday. He defeated Samford’s Rossouw Norval in a three-set battle 3-6, 6-3, 11-9 and then won 6-1, 7-6 (1) over Kento Yamada from Kentucky. Fontcuberta will play Pablo Caffarena from Lipscomb tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.

Rengifo was also in the Crimson singles draw. He won 6-4, 6-1 over Ronit Bisht from Southern Miss. His three-set win of 6-1, 3-6, 6-4 against Tulane’s Hamish Stewart advanced Rengifo to take on Edson Ortiz from Alabama tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.

Yusuf Khamis (Cairo, Egpyt) came from behind to defeat Felix Ewers from Tulane 5-7, 6-2, 6-3, but fell to Alabama’s Zhe Zhou 6-2, 6-0. David Gonzalez (Barcelona, Spain) played in the white singles draw as well, but dropped both of his matches.

Doubles play will kick off tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. with singles action following after at 10:30 a.m. 

CRIMSON SINGLES DRAW

Sergi Fontcuberta def. Rossouw Norval (Samford), 3-6, 6-3, 11-9

Sergi Fontcuberta def, Kento Yamada (Kentucky), 6-1, 7-6 (1)

 

Frazier Rengifo def. Ronit Bisht (Southern Miss), 6-4, 6-1

Frazier Rengifo def. Hamish Stewart (Tulane), 6-3, 3-6, 6-4

 

WHITE SINGLES DRAW

Yusuf Khamis def. Felix Ewers (Tulane), 5-7, 6-2, 6-3

Zhe Zhou (Alabama) def. Yusuf Khamis, 6-2, 6-0

 

Stijn Slump (MTSU) def. David Gonzalez, 6-2, 5-7, 6-3

Akos Kotorman (Tulane) def. David Gonzalez, 7-6 (2)2-6, 13-11

 

CRIMSON DOUBLES DRAW

Fontcuberta/Gonzalez vs. Hain/Junk (Ole Miss) | Sunday, Nov. 4 at 9:00 a.m.

 

WHITE DOUBLES DRAW

Khamis/Rengifo vs. Chen/Yamada (Kentucky) | Sunday, Nov. 4 at 9:00 a.m.

 

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