Emery Advances to Quarterfinals at Louisville Invitational
UK senior Matt Emery scored a pair of victories to advance to the quarterfinals of the Louisville Invitational Friday at U of L’s Bass-Rudd Tennis Center.
Emery defeated Southern Illinois’ Rodrigo Lama, 6-1, 7-5, and Iowa’s Kyle Markham by a 7-6 (9), 6-3 count. Emery will take on Louisville’s Nicolas Houard in the quarterfinals.
Matt Emery (UK) def. Rodrigo Lama (SIU) – 6-1, 7-5 Matt Emery (UK) def. Kyle Markham (UI) – 7-6 (9), 6-3 Greg Johnstone (Morehead State) def. Jason Mallaiah (UK) – 6-4, 6-4 George Wang (DePaul) def. Jason Mallaiah (UK) – 8-2
Martirosyan Advances in ITA All-American Consolation Draw
UK senior Tigran Martirosyan moved into the quarterfinals of the ITA All-American Championships consolation bracket with a straight-set victory Friday afternoon in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Martirosyan defeated New Mexico’s David Kowalski by a 6-3, 6-0 count to move on to the next round where he’ll meet UCLA’s Kris Kwinta Saturday morning.
Tigran Martirosyan (UK) def. David Kowalski (NM) – 6-3, 6-0