Mobile, AL - The only representatives for Valdosta State tennis at the USTA/ITA National Small College Championships in Mobile, Ala., this weekend are Christian Hansen and Luis Loeffler.
After winning the USTA/ITA South Regional Tournament in Valdosta, Hansen and Loeffler teamed up for the National Championships. On the first day of action, Hansen and Loeffler made a statement with a 6-4, 6-1, victory over Gimenez and Quiroz of Southern Indiana.
Tomorrow, the VSU duo will look to stay perfect against one the other three winners on the day: Catlan and Sparr of Bluefield State, Raymond and Nadella of Nebraska-Kearney and the always dangerous team of Mydla and Scocuglia from Armstrong Atlantic State.
Catlan and Sparr joined VSU as the only teams to win in straight sets Thursday while Raymond and Nadella as well as Mydla and Scocuglia were both pushed to a tiebreaking third set.
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