Virginia hosts the UVa Ranked 1+1 Invitational This Weekend
Sept. 14, 2015
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia men’s tennis team will host one of the top tournaments in the country, the 10th Annual UVa Ranked 1+1 Invitational Friday-Sunday (Sept. 18-20) at the Snyder Tennis Center.
Admission is free.
The field will made up of ITA-ranked players with some of the top talent in the nation playing in this fall tournament including student-athletes from Virginia Tech, Wake Forest University, Miami, North Florida, Penn State, Kentucky, ETSU, and VCU. Virginia will have seven athletes competing in the tournament.
The tournament consists of two 16-player singles draws, the orange bracket and the blue bracket, and two eight-team doubles draw. All matches at the tournament will be played with no-ad scoring, with doubles consisting of an eight-game pro set and singles played in a best-of-three sets format. Friday’s play begins at 10 a.m. and will feature two rounds of doubles, followed by one round of singles. Saturday’s action starts at 10 a.m. with the final round of doubles, followed by two rounds of singles. The final round of singles will be on Sunday, beginning at 10 a.m.
The draws for the tournament will be announced on Thursday (Sept. 17) afternoon.
Keep checking VirginiaSports.com for more information as it is announced.
10th Annual UVa Ranked 1+1 Singles Tournament Ranked Participants and Seeding
|School||Player’s Name||ITA Singles Ranking||Seeding|
|Virginia||Thai-Son Kwiatkowski||8||1 – Blue|
|Virginia Tech||Amerigo Contini||43||2 – Blue|
|Miami||Piotr Lomacki||45||3 – Blue|
|Virginia Tech||Joao Monteiro||70||4 – Blue|
|Virginia Tech||Andreas Bjerrehus||28||1 – Orange|
|Kentucky||Beck Pennington||39||2 – Orange|
|North Florida||Jack Findel Hawkins||59||3 – Orange|
|Wake Forest||Jonathan Ho||72||4 – Orange|
|Eastern Tennessee State||David Biosca||88|
Addtional unranked players competing: Aws Laaribi (Penn State), Skander Mansouri (Wake Forest), Keivon Tabrizi (Wake Forest), Christian Seraphim (Wake Forest), Jai Corbett (Virginia Tech), Aaron Gomez (Virginia Tech), Trey Yates (Kentucky), Austin Hussey (Kentucky), Yannick Zuern (North Florida), Alberto De Meo (North Florida), Julian Bradley (North Florida), Christian Langmo (Miami), Max Andrews (Miami), Jonathan Cornish (Virginia), Harrison Richmond (Virginia), Henrik Wiersholm (Virginia), Rogerio Ribeiro (Eastern Tennessee State), Matt Berry (Penn State), Catalin Fifea (VCU).
10th Annual UVa Ranked 1+1 Doubles Tournament Ranked Participants and Seeding
|School||Doubles Team||ITA Ranking||Seeding|
|Wake Forest||Christian Seraphim/Skander Mansouri||5||1|
|Virginia||Mac Styslinger/Thai-Son Kwiatkowski||13||2|
|Miami||Piotr Lomaki/Max Andrews||48||3|
|Virginia Tech||Andrea Bjerrehus/Jai Corbett||49||4|
|North Florida||Jack Findel-Hawkins/Yannick Zeurn||50|
Additional unranked doubles teams: William Bushamuka/Beck Pennington (Kentucky), Austin Hussey/Trey Yates (Kentucky), Keivon Tabrizi/Jonathan Ho (Wake Forest), Joao Monteiro/Amerigo Contini (Virginia Tech), Aaron Gomez/Christian Langmo (Virginia Tech/Miami), Henrik Wiersholm/J.C.Aragone (Virginia), Harrison Richmond/Jonathan Cornish (Virginia), Alberto De Meo/Julian Bradley (North Florida), Aws Laaribi/Matt Berry (Penn State), David Biosca/Rogerio Ribeiro (ETSU), Catalin Fifiea/Louis Ishizaka (VCU).