ATHENS, Ga. –  Members of the Virginia men’s tennis team are competing as individuals at the Southern Intercollegiate, being held Sept. 16-18 in Athens, Ga.

Junior Iñaki Montes, ranked No. 4 in the preseason ITA singles rankings, faced No. 1 Stefan Dostanic of USC in his first match of the fall season. Montes dropped the first set 6-3, but rallied for a 7-5 win in the second. Dostanic retired trailing 3-0 in the second set to give Montes the victory.

Juniors Jeffrey von der Schulenburg and Alexander Kiefer and grad student Ryan Goetz also picked up wins against ranked Trojan players.

Friday Results


#28 Inaki Montes de la Torre/Ryan Goetz (UVA) def. Stefan Dostanic/Wojtek Marek (USC), 8-6
Jeffery Von Der Schulenburg/Alexander Kiefer (UVA) def.  Bradley Frye/Lodewijk Westrate (USC), 8-6
Peter Makk/Samuel Rubell (USC) def. Ty Switzer/Chris Rodesch (UVA), 8-7 (4) 


#4 Inaki Montes de la Torre (UVA) def. #1 Stefan Dostanic (USC), 3-6, 7-5, 3-0 wr
#21 Jeffery Von Der Schulenburg (UVA) def. #41Peter Makk (USC), 6-2, 6-4
#44 Bradley Frye (USC) def. #7 Chris Rodesch (UVA), 6(3)-7, 6-4, 7-6(7)
#63 Ryan Goetz (UVA) def. #113 Wojtek Marek (USC), 1-6, 7-5, 6-1
Alexander Kiefer (UVA) def. #110 Ryan Colby (USC), 3-6, 7-5, 6-2
#76 Lodewijk Westrate (USC) def. Ty Switzer (UVA), 6-2, 6-3