Men's Tennis Concludes Homestand Thursday vs. Virginia Tech
|No. 1 Virginia (13-0, 2-0) vs. No. 54 Virginia Tech (10-4, 2-1)|
|Date & Time||March 28, 2013 • 3 p.m.|
|Location||Charlottesville, Va. | Boyd Tinsley Courts|
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March 27, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE – The top-ranked Virginia men’s tennis team will conclude its three-match homestand on Thursday as it hosts No. 54 Virginia Tech. The match is scheduled for 3 p.m. and will be played indoors at the Boyd Tinsley Courts at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.
There is free admission to all home Virginia tennis matches.
The Cavaliers are 13-0 overall and 2-0 this season in the ACC after victories over No. 8 Duke and No. 70 North Carolina last week. The wins extended Virginia’s ACC win streak to 95 consecutive matches.
In the latest ITA individual rankings, released Tuesday, the Cavaliers have the top two singles players nationally with Alex Domijan (Wesley Chapel, Fla.) at No. 1 and Jarmere Jenkins(College Park. Ga.) at No. 2. It marks the second time in school history that Virginia has had the top two players nationally as Sanam Singh and Michael Shabaz were 1-2 for a week during the 2010 season. In total, Virginia has six ranked singles players and four ranked doubles teams.
The Hokies are 10-4 this season and 2-1 in the conference. They split a pair of matches last week, edging North Carolina before falling to Duke.
Following the match, the Cavaliers will be on the road for the next three matches, beginning Saturday at Boston College.