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GT Men's Tennis: Jackets to Host Georgia Tech Fall Invite

By: Georgia Tech Sports Communications
By: Georgia Tech Sports Communications

Atlanta, GA - From October 2-4 the Georgia Tech Men’s Tennis team will
host their first home event of the 2010-11 season, the Georgia Tech
Invitational, at the Bill Moore Tennis Center. Play will kick off on
Saturday at 7:50 a.m.

Tech will be one of 13 teams participating in the three-day tournament.
Admission is free.

Miguel Muguruza, a senior from Wesley Chapel, Fla., will be
representing Georgia Tech at the tournament this weekend and is seeded
second in singles play. Muguruza has yet to play this season, but during
his 2009-10 campaign, Muguruza posted an 11-9 dual record (7-9 at No. 4
singles, 4-0 elsewhere) including a 1-1 showing in NCAA tournament play.

Muguruza is slated to have a bye in the first round of action and will
take on Dauw Kruger of South Alabama in the Round of 32.

On Saturday, the first round of the doubles tournament and first and
second rounds of the singles tournament will be held. Sunday’s events
include the quarterfinals and consolation round of doubles play as well
as the quarters and semis of singles play and 1st round and quarters of
consolation singles. Everything will wrap up on Monday with the singles
and doubles champions being crowned as well as the singles consolation
winner.

Participating Teams
Georgia Tech
Georgia
South Alabama
Winthrop
North Alabama
UAB
Georgia State
Lipscomb
Armstrong Atlantic
MTSU
Clemson
Vanderbilt
Louisville
Auburn


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