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ORU Opens Day 1 at ITA Regional

ORU Opens Day 1 at ITA Regional

Event: ITA Region Championship
Location: Fayetteville, Ark. – Billingsley Tennis Center 

The Short Story: Barnabas Koncz advanced on the first day of singles play at the USTA ITA Regional Championships on the University of Arkansas campus. Koncz advanced with a 6-4, 2-6, 7-6(4) win over Nathan Roper of Oklahoma State. Koncz was the only ORU singles player to advance on Thursday.

Doubles action will kick off day two of the ITA Regional Championships along with consolation singles action.

 

The Results 

Barnabas Koncz

Def. Nathan Roper (OSU) 6-4, 2-6, 7-6(4)

Lost to Gillespie (Drake) 6-0, 6-1

 

Jan Pehnec

Lost to Michal Kianicka (SIU) 6-4, 6-4

 

Michael Sosnowski

Lost to Andrew Smirnov (UMKC) 7-6, 5-7, 6-2

 

Kenneth Boykin

Lost to Dippell (Creighton) 6-7, 7-6, 7-6

 

Amar Saletovic

Lost to Jonny Rigby (SIU) 6-1, 6-3

 

Alvaro Santamaria

Lost to Jake Jacoby (Iowa) 6-3, 6-0

 

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