DURHAM, N.C. – UNCG had five players begin singles play at the ITA Carolinas Regional on Friday and two moved on to the round of 64 after recording victories in opening round action.
Ahmet Sapioglu and Yaroslav Litus moved on to join Orcun Seyrek, who had an opening round bye as the No. 13 seed, in second round action on Saturday. Sapioglu rallied defeated Zach Hunter, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, to move on, while Litus upset Clemson's Wesley Moran, 7-5 and 6-3.
SINGLES (UNCG only)
Sergey Belov (Winthrop) def. Timion Meijs 6-3, 6-1
Kinshuk Sharma (UNCW) def. Zach Reece 6-1, 6-1
Dave Thomson (NC State) def. Chanon Varapongsittikul (UNCG) 6-2, 6-2
Ahmet Sapioglu (UNCG) def. Zach Hunter (North Carolina) 5-7, 6-4, 6-4
Yarsolav Litus (UNCG) def. Wesley Moran (Clemson) 7-5, 6-3
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