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Tennis concludes Day Two at Georgia Tech Invitational

Langley advances to consolation finals

October 3, 2010 · MT Athletic Communications
ATLANTA - Junior Matthew Langley performed well on Sunday at the Georgia Tech Invitational winning in both singles and doubles.

Langley defeated Georgia State's Lucas Santana 4-6, 7-6 (8) in his first round consolation match. In the second round he received a bye. Langley defeated Pedro Sencuglia 6-3, 6-2 in the quarterfinals to advance to the semi-finals. Mirko Sommerfield who was supposed to be Langley's opponent withdrew from the tournament allowing Langley to advance to the finals. Langley will face the winner of Thomas Gouk and UAB's Tom Puetz on Monday at 11:30 a.m. in the finals of the consolation bracket.

Elliot Barnwell lost his consolation match 6-1, 6-3 to Georgia State's Vincent Verpeaux.

Shaun Waters defeated Felipe Nino of Louisville 6-3, 6-0 in his first round consolation match. In the next round, Waters fell 6-2, 6-4 to Auburn's Michael Wardell.

In doubles, Barnwell and Langley defeated Vanderbilt's Blake Bazarnik and Alex Zotov 9-7 in the semi-finals. The pair then fell 8-4 to Vanderbilt's Adam Baker and Charlie Jones in the doubles consolation finals.

Results from Monday's play will posted on goblueraiders.com when they become available.

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