Hawkeyes Advance On Day Two

Oct. 23, 2009

TULSA, OK – – The University of Iowa men’s tennis team completed day two of competition Friday at the Wilson/ITA Central Regional Championships.

In singles competition, Tommy McGeorge advanced to the round of 32 in the main draw. The senior defeated Patrick Collins of Tulsa, 6-0, 6-3. He will face Dmitry Lebedev of Arkansas Saturday. McGeorge is now 3-0 in singles competition during the tournament. He won two matches Thursday to advance to the main draw.

McGeorge and sophomore Will Vasos continued their stellar doubles play. The duo defeated Seagraves/Turpin of Tulsa, 8-6, in the first round. They then defeated Daescu/Beleleu of Oklahoma, 8-3, to advance to the quarterfinals.

The Hawkeyes will continue competition tomorrow at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, OK.

Singles Round 1 (Round of 64):
Tommy McGeorge (Iowa) def. Patrick Collins (Tulsa), 6-0, 6-3
Oleksandr Nedovyesov (Okla. State) def. Tom Mroziewicz (Iowa), 6-3, 6-2
Sebastian Gallego (Minnesota) def. Marc Bruche (Iowa), 6-0, 6-3
Jake Hendrie (Saint Louis) def. Will Vasos (Iowa), 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-1
Tobias Wernet (Minnesota) def. Nikita Zotov (Iowa), 6-1, 6-4
Christopher Aumueller (Nebraska) def. Reinoud Haal (Iowa), 7-5, 6-1

Doubles Main Draw:
McGeorge/Vasos (Iowa) def. Seagraves/Turpin (Tulsa), 8-6
McGeorge/Vasos (Iowa) def. Daescu/Beleleu (Oklahoma), 8-3
Bruche/Zotov (Iowa) def. Obrist/Pereira (Wichita State), 9-8 (5)
Haal/Dwyer (Iowa) def. Welkner/Beasley (Saint Louis), 8-2
Bessonov/ Nedovyesov (Okla. State) def. Haal/Dwyer (Iowa), 8-4
Bendheim/Paar (Nebraska) def. Bruche/Zotov (Iowa), 8-5
Freeman/Trenite (Nebraska) def. Mroziewicz/Dunn (Iowa), 8-6