Men's Tennis Set to Open Miami Spring Invite
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – The University of Miami men’s tennis team will begin its 2019 spring season this weekend, as the Hurricanes are set to host the three-day Miami Spring Invite Friday through Sunday at the Neil Schiff Tennis Center.
Joining Miami in the field are eighth-ranked Texas, Wisconsin and Ole Miss, which is receiving votes in the ITA team rankings.
Each day, singles action will start at 9 a.m., followed by doubles matches scheduled for 1 p.m. and then the second set of singles matches to close out the afternoon. Live stats for the Miami Spring Invite will be available HERE throughout the weekend.
Miami features three nationally-ranked singles players in No. 21 Adria Soriano Barrera, No. 34 Bojan Jankulovski and No. 97 Francisco Bastias.
Texas joins the Canes with a trio of players on the ITA singles list in fourth-ranked Christian Sigsgaard, No. 18 Yuya Ito and No. 103 Chih Chi Huang. In doubles, Harrison Scott was ranked with two different partners, first with Sigsgaard at No. 33 and then with Colin Markes at No. 59.
Ole Miss enters the weekend with the nation’s fifth-ranked doubles tandem, consisting of Fabian Fallert and Finn Reynolds.
After the Miami Spring Invite, the Hurricanes begin dual match play with a doubleheader at the Neil Schiff Tennis Center on Jan. 18, starting with an 11 a.m. matchup against Stetson and then a meeting with Liberty at 4 p.m.
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MIAMI SPRING INVITE FRIDAY SCHEDULE
9 a.m., Singles: Miami vs. Wisconsin
1 p.m., Doubles: Miami vs. Ole Miss
1 p.m., Doubles: Texas vs. Wisconsin
After, Singles: Texas vs. Ole Miss
MIAMI SPRING INVITE SATURDAY SCHEDULE
9 a.m., Singles: Miami vs. Texas
1 p.m., Doubles: Miami vs. Wisconsin
1 p.m., Doubles: Texas vs. Ole Miss
After, Singles: Wisconsin vs. Ole Miss
MIAMI SPRING INVITE SUNDAY SCHEDULE
9 a.m., Singles: Wisconsin vs. Texas
1 p.m., Doubles: Miami vs. Texas
1 p.m., Doubles: Wisconsin vs. Ole Miss
After, Singles: Miami vs. Ole Miss