Nov. 3, 2017
ATLANTA, Ga. - The Virginia men's tennis team has five players competing at the Georgia Tech Invitational, being held Friday through Sunday, Nov. 3-5, at Georgia Tech's Ken Byer's Tennis Complex in Atlanta, Ga.
Both Cavalier doubles teams dropped a pair of matches on Friday. Freshmen Jefferson Dockter (Atlanta, Ga.) and Ethan Moszkowski (New York, N.Y.) fell to tandems from Georgia State and Virginia Tech while freshmen Jerome Romualdez (Manila, Philippines) and Matthew Lord (Bloomfield, Conn.) were topped by teams from Georgia Tech and South Carolina.
In singles action, Lord defeated Georgia Tech's Michael Kay 6-4, 6-4. Dockter downed Auburn's Alex Mascioli 6-4, 7-6 (0-4). Redshirt freshman Ammar Alhaqbani (Alexandria, Va.) fell 6-2, 7-5 to Virginia Tech's Abraham Asaba. Romauldez fell 6-1, 6-1 to Georgia State's Kevin Huynh.
Saturday will begin at 9 a.m. with two singles matches slated for the day. Sunday will begin at 9 a.m. with a doubles match followed by the final singles match for each player.
Live scoring will not be available for the matches but a complete recap will be posted each day on VirginiaSports.com.
Virginia Day One Results
Matthew Lord (Virginia) def. Michael Kay (Georgia Tech) 6-4, 6-4
Jefferson Dockter (Virginia) def. Alex Mascioli (Auburn) 6-4, 7-6 (0-4)
Abraham Asaba (Virginia Tech) def. Ammar Alhaqbani (Virginia) 6-2, 7-5
Kevin Huynh (Georgia State) def. Jerome Romauldez (Virginia) 6-1, 6-1
16 Andrei Duarte/Bailey Showers (Georgia State) def. Jefferson Dockter/Ethan Moszkowski (Virginia) 8-1
C Abraham Asaba/Chase Bernstine (Virginia Tech) def. Jefferson Dockter/Ethan Moszkowski (Virginia) 8-2
16 Carlos Divar/Michael Kay (Georgia Tech) def. Matthew Lord/Jerome Romauldez (Virginia) 8-2
C Thomas Brown/Yancy Dennis (South Carolina) def. Matthew Lord/Jerome Romauldez (Virginia) 8-5
Littlepage Ready to Start Next ChapterGeneral Release11/24/17During Craig Littlepage's 16 years as athletics director, UVA teams have won 13 NCAA championships and 76 ACC titles.Cavaliers Looking to Build MomentumWomen's Basketball11/22/17Virginia (2-3) will play twice this weekend in the Cavalier Classic at John Paul Jones Arena: Saturday against Harvard and Sunday against Duquesne.'Hoos Eager to Seize Opportunity Friday NightFootball11/21/17At 8 p.m. Friday, in the annual battle for the Commonwealth Clash, UVA (6-5 overall, 3-4 ACC) meets Virginia Tech (8-3, 4-3) at Scott Stadium.
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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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