'Hoos Advance at Charlottesville Challenger

By: Lindsay Joy Email
By: Lindsay Joy Email

Months after winning a doubles title together at the NCAA Championship, former UVa tennis player Jarmere Jenkins and UVa sophomore Mac Styslinger faced off in the Charlottesville Men's Pro Challenger Monday at the Boar's Head Sports Club.

Jenkins defeated his former teammate in straight sets, winning 6-3, 6-3. He moves on to the second round and will play another former Cavalier, Teddy Angelinos, who upset the sixth-seeded Alex Kuznetsov 3-6, 7-6(3), 6-4.

Virginia junior Mitchell Frank is also moving on to the second round, after beating Rik De Voest in three sets, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3.

The tournament's No. 2 seed Somdev Devvarman, another former Cavalier, will be in action Tuesday, taking on Samuel Groth.

October 28 Results:

Singles - First Round

[3] Michael Russell, United States, d John-Patrick Smith, Australia, 6-3, 6-2
[5] Rajeev Ram, United States, d Maximilian Neuchrist, Austria, 7-6(7), 6-3
Theodoros Angelinos, Greece, d [6] Alex Kuznetsov, United States, 3-6, 7-6(3), 6-4
[WC] Jarmere Jenkins, United States, d [WC] Mac Styslinger, United States, 6-3, 6-3
[WC] Mitchell Frank, United States, d Rik De Voest, South Africa, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3

Doubles - First Round

Carsten Ball, Australia / Peter Polansky, Canada, d [WC] Chase Buchanan, United States / Bjorn Fratangelo, United States, 6-2, 6-3
Jesse Levine, Canada / Denys Molchanov, Ukraine, d Filip Peliwo, Canada / Denis Zivkovic, United States, 6-1, 6-2

Qualifying Singles - Third Round

Qualifying - David Rice, Great Britain, d Alexios Halebian, United States, 6-7(2), 6-2, 6-3
Qualifying - Joshua Milton, Great Britain, d [WC] Ryan Shane, United States, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
Qualifying - Kevin King, United States, d Dimitar Kutrovsky, Bulgaria, 6-3, 6-2
Qualifying - Laurent Rochette, France, d Dennis Novikov, United States, 6-1, 6-1

Qualifying Doubles - Second Round

Qualifying - [1] Jose Hernandez, Dominican Republic / Milan Pokrajac, Canada, d [2] Edward Corrie, Great Britain / Daniel Smethurst, Great Britain, 7-6(5), 2-6, 10-8

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