Results vs. USC Invitational (2007-10-12 09:00:00)
October 12, 2007
|USC Fall Invitational Recap|
|Sunday, 21 October 2007|
|Columbia, SC---Four members o the Pfeifer men's tennis team competed in the USC Fall Inviational this past weekend. The tournament featured over 200 athletes fom 35 different schools. |
The highlight of the tournment was AJ Flores and Johan de Wit reaching the semi-finals of their doubles flight. They opened the event with a 8-1 thrashing of a team from D-I UT-Chattanooga. In the Quarter-finals they took out a team from Gardner-Webb, also a D-I school, 8-5. In the semis they had their chances but fell to a team from South Carolina State 9-7.
In singles, De Wit picked up his first college win when he defeated Jams Maclachlan, from Francis Marion, 6-3,6-0. Ryan Kerr played a very tough match against a player from D-I Jacksonville State but fell in the end 6-4,6-3.
"The tournament consisted of 90% of players from D-I schools so we knew going in it was going to be a very tough event. After this weekend we know we can play with anybody on our schedule," said Coach Potter.