Men’s Tennis in Action at C.L. Varner Invite

Men’s Tennis in Action at C.L. Varner Invite

Winter Park, Fla. – Lynn University men's tennis team brought a large contingent of players and saw solid success on Friday at the opening day of the Rollins College C.L. Varner Memorial Invitational.

INSIDE THE TOURNAMENT:
Event: 2017 C.L. Varner Memorial Invitational
Host: Rollins College
Location: Bert Martin Tennis Complex / Tiedtke Tennis Courts | Winter Park, Fla.
Tournament Dates: Oct. 20-22
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DOUBLES DRAW:
Doubles Flight A

  • Florian Clemares and Tristan Houle represented the Fighting Knights in the top doubles flight. The veteran duo won their opening match, 8-3, before dropping a tight match against Saint Leo, 9-7.

Doubles Flight B

SINGLES DRAW:
Singles Flight A

  • Clemares had a strong showing in his first singles match of the tournament, taking down Rasmus Jonnson, 6-1, 6-3.

Singles Flight B

  • Houle also won his opening match in straight sets, nabbing a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Victor Appelqvist of Eckerd.

Singles Flight C

Singles Flight D

  • Ljungstrom rebounded from a 6-1 setback in the first set but took a three-set defeat at the hands of host Rollins (6-1, 6-7 (2), 10-4).

Singles Flight E

  • Schoolcraft came through in a third-set tiebreaker for a 4-6, 6-2, 10-4 triumph.

UP NEXT:
Day two of the tournament resumes tomorrow morning, Saturday, Oct. 21.