Oct. 21, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE - The Virginia men's tennis team had two singles players and two doubles teams advance at the ITA Atlantic Regional during Sunday's play at the Snyder Tennis Center.
Play started Sunday with the round of 16 of singles, with Jarmere Jenkins (College Park, Ga.) and Harrison Richmond (Pawleys Island, S.C.) advancing to the quarterfinals. Jenkins, the top seed, downed 17-32 seed Bryan Welnetz of Penn State 7-5, 7-6(2). Richmond, the No. 7 seed, rallied for a 6-7(3), 6-2, 6-1 win over Hunter Koontz of Virginia Tech. Justin Shane (Falls Church, Va.), the No. 3 seed, and Ryan Shane (Falls Church, Va.), the No. 6 seed, were both upset in the round of 16.
In doubles, Virginia had two teams advance to the semifinals with a pair of wins. The top seeded duo of Richmond and Alex Domijan (Wesley Chapel, Fla.) topped Jimmy Davis and Scott Keaton of George Mason 8-6 in the round of 16 and Carlos Lopez-Villa and Albert Ochagavia of Old Dominion 8-3 in the quarterfinals.
Second-seeded Justin Shane and Julen Uriguen (Guatemala City, Guatemala) reached the semifinals with an 8-4 win of Jesse Feder and Paul Nahon of Richmond and an 8-4 win over Jamie Whiteford and Ben Guthrie of William & Mary.
The tournament continues Monday with the quarterfinals and semifinals of singles and the round semifinals of doubles. Play begins at 10 a.m. and admission is free.
'Hoos Exit With Heads Held HighWomen's Basketball3/19/18In its first trip to the NCAA tourney since 2010, 10th-seeded Virginia went 1-1 in Columbia, S.C., defeating seventh-seeded Cal and losing to second-seeded South Carolina.'Hoos Look To Take Next Step in NCAA TourneyWomen's Basketball3/18/18A win Sunday night over second-seeded South Carolina would send 10th-seeded Virginia to the NCAA tournament's Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 2000.End Comes Too Soon for No. 1 CavaliersMen's Basketball3/17/18In the NCAA tournament's first round, No. 1 seed Virginia lost 74-54 to No. 16 seed UMBC in a South Region game in Charlotte, N.C.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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