Four Cavaliers Competing at the Texas Tamale Company Houston Cup
Oct. 13, 2015
HOUSTON, Texas – Four Virginia men’s tennis players competed at the Texas Tamale Company Houston Cup, a $15K Futures Tournament being held Oct. 13-18 at Jack Hess Tennis Stadium at Rice University in Houston, Texas.
Alexander Ritschard (Zurich, Switzerland) was the lone Cavalier to advance to the second round, winning his first-round match 6-4, 6-1 over his teammate, sophomore Collin Altamirano (Sacramento, Ca.). Ritschard fell in the round of 16 6-3, 7-6 (5) to Rishab Agarwal.
Shane and Altamirano earned wild card entries into the main draw. Wiersholm and Ritschard earned their spots in the main draw by playing in the qualifier.