Men Tennis NCAA ACCtion: Saturday, May 23
May 23, 2009
Singh Upsets #1 Seed as UVa Advances in Singles and Doubles
Singh took down the No. 1 seed 6-2, 6-4, ending Brugues’ 28-match winning streak. He has won all four of his matches in the tournament in straight sets, the only player to reach the semifinals without dropping a set.
Singh jumped out to an early lead, breaking Brugues at love in the third game to take a 2-1 lead. He later broke Brugues at love again in the seventh game to take a 5-2 lead before serving out the first set.
Carolina Duo Advance to Semifinals of NCAA Tournament … Coming Soon
Forman and Parr Fall in NCAA Doubles Quarterfinals
The second-seeded team of Davey Sandgren and John-Patrick Smith of Tennessee took down the Demon Deacons in three sets 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3.
Forman and Parr had to rally in the second set to post the win and force a third set. With Tennessee serving for the match, Wake Forest broke the serve to tie the set at 5-5. The two teams held server over the next two games to force a tiebreaker.