USTA Tennis on Campus Fall Invitational
Oct 20, 2013 by Jaclyn A De Boer
During Oct. 11-13, Furman competed in the USTA Tennis on Campus Fall Invitational located in Hilton Head Island. Schools from all over the country came to meet and compete in this fun 3 day tournament hosted by Palmetto Dunes. Furman started off with some hard opponents, meeting Florida State first round (who ended up winning the entire tournament). Our matches were: loss to Florida (28-8), win against Vanderbilt (22-20), loss to Tennessee (30-12), loss to Villanova (28-20), and a loss to Ohio State (30-7). We were met by a lot of tough opponents but ended as semifinalists in the silver bracket consolation draw. Our players were: Brittnay Griffin(Fr.) played girls singles, Marybeth Snodgrass(Sr.), Katie Foster(Fr.), and Natasha Lushina(Fr.) rotated for Girls doubles, Jaclyn de Boer(Soph.) and Andrew Kantor(Sr.) played Mixed doubles, James Gao(Jr.) played boys singles, Michael Rabb(Sr.) and Patrick Hereford(Fr.) played boys doubles.