Men’s Tennis Advance Three To Quarterfinals At ITA Fall Circuit

WICHITA, Kan. – The Arkansas men’s tennis team completed its first day of the ITA Fall Circuit with all six Razorbacks

advancing to the Round of 16 and three advancing to quarterfinals play tomorrow Returning junior Melvin Manuel  

won both of his matches today as the No. 1 seed in the tournament. In the Round of 32, Manuel beat Oklahoma’s Robinson in two sets

6-2, 6-0. He continued to dominate, downing Zach Greuber in straight-sets, 6-2, 6-1 in the Round of 16. Manuel will face the new addition

to Arkansas’ roster, Alan Sau in the quarterfinals. In his debut as a Razorback, Sau was seeded No. 5 and defeated both of his 

opponents in straight set on his way to the quarters. Also making his first appearance as a Razorback was Benedkit Emesz as the No. 2 

seeded player. Emesz will face Wichita State’s Alex Richards tomorrow in the quarters after winning his two matches today in straight sets.

The Razorbacks had nine wins total on the day, with every Razorback winning their Round of 32 matches. Junior Adrien Burdet took the first

set tiebreaker 7-6 (11-9) and won the second set, 6-1 for his win. Jake Sweeney split sets in his first match, winning