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.
#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