Oglethorpe to Participate in ITA Regional Championships This Weekend, Some Matches On Campus

Oglethorpe to Participate in ITA Regional Championships This Weekend, Some Matches On Campus

The Oglethorpe men's tennis team is set to participate in the ITA South Atlantic Regional Championships this weekend, and matches from the "C draw" on Friday will take place on the campus of Oglethorpe at the Downing Howell Courts. Action will get started at 8 a.m.

Other venues for the tournament, which is being hosted by Emory, will include the Woodruff PE Center on the main campus of Emory, the tennis courts at Agnes Scott, and the student activity center on the Emory Clairmont Campus.

Oglethorpe tennis players will be featured in matches at each of the four venues on Friday. The pairings are as follows:

"A Draw"

Friday, Woodruff PE Center:

8 a.m. - Ben Hirsch vs. Koen Gottenbos, Piedmont (Winner plays at 10 a.m.)

9 a.m. - CJ Antonio vs. Artison Prostak, N.C. Wesleyan (Winner plays at 10 a.m.)

1 p.m. - Motz/Roby vs. Phelps/Steinwedell, Rhodes (Winner plays at 2:30 p.m.)

1 p.m. - Antonio/TBD vs. Joy/Winkler, Sewanee (Winner plays at 2:30 p.m.)

Friday, Agnes Scott campus:

8 a.m. - Ethan Motz vs. Brian Brandt, Birmingham Southern (Winner plays at 10 a.m.)

9 a.m. - Kirk Zhao vs. Alex Cooper, Sewanee (Winner plays at 10 a.m.)

Consolation singles will also be at 10 a.m. Consolation doubles will also be at 2:30 p.m.

"B Draw" 

Friday, Clairmont Campus:

9 a.m. - Briton Richardson vs. Taylor Griffith, Mississippi Col. (Winner at 10 a.m.)

9 a.m. - Cedric Andre vs. Tyler Creamer, Huntingdon (Winner at 10 a.m.)

10 a.m. - Nick Roby vs. Harry Muth, Sewanee (Winner to follow)

2 p.m. - Borne/Richardson vs. Human/Jetmundsen, Sewanee (Winner to follow)

Hirsch/Zhao receive first-round bye, will play winner of first-round match

"C Draw"

Friday, Oglethorpe:

9 a.m. Craig Borne vs. Blake Brown, Guilford (Winner at 10 a.m.)

The tournament will continue Saturday at the Woodruff PE Center and the Emory Clairmont Campus, and all Sunday matches will be played at the Woodruff PE Center.

For directions to the various tournament facilities, go to the official tournament website here.