Spartan Men’s Tennis Opens Fall at W&L Invitational
LEXINGTON, Va. – The Case Western Reserve University men's tennis team opened its 2011 fall season on day one of the Washington & Lee University Invitational on Saturday, September 10 at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
The Spartans conclude action tomorrow, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Senior Sean Carr (Columbus, Ohio/Upper Arlington) advanced to the finals of the "A" bracket after defeating the W&L's Hayden White – the No. 22 singles player in the country.
Junior Kyle Gerber (Columbus, Ohio/St. Charles Prep) also advanced to the finals of the "B" bracket, while sophomore Eric Klawitter (Arlington Heights, Ill./John Hershey) moved to the finals of the "C" bracket.
Overall, the Spartans are 12-8 in singles play after one day of competition.
In doubles action, senior captain Rohan Patel (Cincinnati, Ohio/Sycamore) and sophomore John Healey (Columbia, Md./Atholton) advanced to the finals. Spartan tandems combined for a 7-3 record on the day.