Men's Tennis Has Solid Final Day of Wake Forest Invitational
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Freshman James Dougherty (Melbourne, Australia) picked up a huge victory against No. 78 Andrew Mellow from Furman, 7-6 (7-2), 6-4, on the final day of the Wake Forest Invitational, Sunday.
In singles, classmate Gaston Murray (Lake Worth, Fla./Park Vista) won in straight sets against Chris Mark (Davidson), 6-3, 6-4, in the 13th place match of the B singles flight.
Freshman Daniel Mack (Lakeland, Fla./Lakeland) earned a victory against Dan Elston (Longwood), 6-4, 7-6 (7-5). Classmate James Flynn (Plantation, Fla. / American Heritage) lost a tough match against Alex Howard from Davidson in the D1 singles flight consolation final.
Junior Jimmy Roueche (Greensboro, N.C./Grimsley) concluded the tournament with a straight sets win against Josiah Boda (Liberty), 6-0, 6-1.
In doubles, Doughtery and sophomore Randy Phillips (Snellville, Ga./Brookwood) paired up for a 8-3 win against Dunbar/Fauchet (Richmond).
Freshman William Albright (Greensboro, N.C./Grimsley) Roueche took down Carter/Weigel from NCSU, 8-5.
The UNCG men's tennis team returns to action next week at the ITA Carolina Regional in Cary, N.C.
2012 Wake Forest Invitational results (Day Three)
Albert Ochogavia (ODU) defeated Randy Phillips (UNCG), 4-6, 6-1, 6-3
James Doughtery (UNCG) defeated No. 78 Andrew Mellow (Furman), 7-6 (7-2), 6-4
Gaston Murray (UNCG) defeated Chris Mark (Davidson), 6-3, 6-4
Daniel Mack (UNCG) defeated Dan Elston (Longwood), 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)
Alex Howard (Davidson) defeated James Flynn (UNCG), 6-1, 6-4
Jorge Schweig (Liberty) defeatedCameron Smith (UNCG), 6-4, 7-5
Jimmy Roueche (UNCG) defeated Josiah Boda (Liberty), 6-0, 6-1
Doughtery/Phillips (UNCG) defeated Dunbar/Fauchet (Richmond), 8-3
Feder/Nahon (Richmond) defeated Smith/Murray (UNCG), 8-4
Albright/Roueche (UNCG) defeated Carter/Weigel (NCSU), 8-5
Evins/Kallick (Davidson) defeated Flynn/Mack (UNCG), 8-6