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Spartans Wrap Up Wofford Fall Challenge By Winning 13 Of 20 Matches

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Junior Javier Tori won all three of his singles matches during the Wofford Fall Challenge.

Junior Javier Tori won all three of his singles matches during the Wofford Fall Challenge.

Oct. 6, 2008

Final Stats

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The USC Upstate men's tennis team won 13 of 20 matches on Saturday to wrap up the Wofford Fall Challenge. Juniors Javier Tori (Lima, Peru/Markham College) and Arnaldo Lovera (Caracas, Venezuela) and sophomore Nico Ospina (Bogota, Colombia/S.E. de Manizales) each won all three of their singles matches during the tournament to lead Upstate.

The Spartans started the day by taking five of six singles matches and two of three doubles matches against Presbyterian in the team vs. team round-robin format. In the nightcap, the Spartans won one of the three doubles matches and four of the six full-set singles matches against Appalachian State.

Tori posted a 7-5, 6-1 win over Pat Fediuk of Presbyterian and added a 6-0, 6-2 win over Trent Constance of Appalachian State. Lovera notched a 6-2, 6-4 win over Presbyterian's Andrew Lee and added a 6-3, 7-6 win over Appalachian State's Phillip Kloc. Ospina added a 6-3, 6-3 win over Presbyterian's Mark Cannatelli and a 6-3, 7-6 win over ASU's Jordan Moser.

The Spartans will be back in action on Friday as they travel to Elon for the Elon Invitational.


Tennis Tournament Results
Wofford Fall Challenge
Day Two Results
Singles  
     Renzo Airaldi (USC Upstate) def. Matt Martin (PRES) 6-3, 7-5
     Jack Roux (USC Upstate) def. Michael Nicol (PRES) 6-4, 3-6, 10-3
     Javier Tori (USC Upstate) def. Pat Fediuk (PRES) 7-5, 6-1
     Arnaldo Lovera (USC Upstate) def. Andrew Lee (PRES) 6-2, 6-4
     Zach Sprouse (PRES) def. Leandro Osorio (USC Upstate) 6-2, 6-4
     Nicolas Ospina (USC Upstate) def. Mark Cannatelli (PRES) 6-3, 6-3
     Lee Floyd (ASU) def. Renzo Airaldi (USC Upstate) 6-2, 6-7, 10-2
     Peter Jacobs (ASU) def. Jack Roux (USC Upstate) 6-2, 6-1
     Javier Tori (USC Upstate) def. Trent Constance (ASU) 6-0, 6-2
     Arnaldo Lovera (USC Upstate) def. Phillip Kloc (ASU) 6-2, 6-4
     Leandro Osorio (USC Upstate) def. Britton Webb (ASU) 7-5, 7-5
     Nicolas Ospina (USC Upstate) def. Jordan Moser (ASU) 6-3, 7-6
     Russ Ferrari (ASU) def. Ignacio Velez (USC Upstate) 8-4
Doubles
     Renzo Airaldi/Javier Tori (USC Upstate) def. Matt Martin/Zach Sprouse (PRES) 8-4
     Pat Fediuk/Michael Nicol (PRES) def. Nicolas Ospina/Leandro Osorio (USC Upstate) 8-6
     Jack Roux/Arnaldo Lovera (USC Upstate) def. Mark Cannatelli/Adam Herendeen (PRES) 8-2
     Trent Constance/Peter Jacobs (ASU) def. Renzo Airaldi/Javier Tori (USC Upstate) 9-7
     Phillip Kloc/Lee Floyd (ASU) def. Nicolas Ospina/Leandro Osorio (USC Upstate) 8-4
     Jack Roux/Renzo Airaldi (USC Upstate) def. Britton Webb/Taylor Bianco (ASU) 8-1  
 
USC Upstate Men's Tennis
 
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