McCann performs well for Blue Raiders

MT continues play at ITA Championships

October 17, 2008 · MT Athletic Communications
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Junior Alex McCann won his first match of the ITA Southeast Championships hosted by the University of Kentucky on Friday.

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McCann began the tournament by defeating Kennesaw State's Michael Langel 7-5, 6-4. In the second round, McCann fell to Florida's Dan Cash 6-2, 6-2.

In the doubles quarterfinals, sophomores John Peers and Richard Cowden fell to top-seeded Jamie Hunt and Nate Schnugg of Georgia, who are currently fourth in the country, 8-5.

Cowden fell to Sebastian Carlsson of LSU 6-4, 6-3 in his singles match.

Sophomore Kyle Wishing fell to LSU's James Cluskey, who is seeded 17th in the tournament, 6-2, 6-1.

Peers, who is currently 90th in the country, fell to Julien Gauthier of LSU 7-6, 4-6, 7-6 in the second round of play after receiving a bye in the first round.

Results from the tournament will be posted on www.goblueraiders.com as soon as they become available.

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