McCullers Advances to Consolation Final at UT Invitational
Oct. 26, 2013
Sophomore Jack McCullers won three matches on Saturday and advanced to the "A" singles flight consolation final of the UT Invitational in Austin, Texas. McCullers is scheduled to face Vaughn Hunter of Tyler Junior College on Sunday.
McCullers defeated Nick Dykema of Marquette, 6-4, 7-6, in the third round and was leading Ball State's Lucas Andersen 4-3 in the first set when Andersen retired due to injury in the quarterfinals before defeating Ray Leonard of Ball State, 6-2, 6-3, in the semis.
Senior Steven Young beat Francisco Migliano of UT-Arlington, 6-1, 2-6, 1-0 in the consolation third round before falling to Hunter, 7-6, 6-0, in the quarterfinals.
In doubles action, Young and freshman Lucas Fumagalli lost in the round of 16 to Cam Tehrani and Kris Trukov of Marquette, 8-5, Saturday morning. Senior Alex Grubbs and sophomore Andrew Parks captured an 8-2 victory over Eric Buchalter and Matt Mussenden in an extra doubles match on Saturday.
2013 UT Invitational
Singles - Flight "A" Consolation Semifinals
Jack McCullers (AF) def. Ray Leonard (BSU), 6-2, 6-3
Singles - Flight "A" Consolation Third Round
Singles - Flight "B" Consolation Quarterfinals