Sept. 24, 2017
by Chuck Pool (firstname.lastname@example.org) -
Oscar Janglin and Mohamed Abdel-Aziz each earned wins in singles and doubles as the Rice men's tennis team completed day two at Alabama's Crimson Tide Four-In-The-Fall tournament at Roberta Alison Baumgardner Tennis Facility and the University of Alabama Tennis Stadium in Tuscaloosa on Saturday.
Janglin downed Caleb Chakravarthi of Illinois, 6-3, 6-2 in the third round of the Crimson Singles Flight while Abdel-Aziz dispatched Tulane's Eric Wagner 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 in the Houndstooth Singles Flight.
The Crimson Tide Four-In-The-Fall will continue tomorrow with the final round of singles play. All matches are set to begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Alabama Tennis Stadium.
Crimson Singles Flight
Oscar Janglin (RICE) def. Caleb Chakravarthi (ILL), 6-3, 6-2 Terrell Whitehurst (FSU) def. Eric Rutledge (RICE), 6-4, 6-3
Houndstooth Singles Flight
Grant Stuckey (BAMA) def. Jacob Eskeland (RICE), 7-5, 6-4
Mohamed Abdel-Aziz (RICE) def. Eric Wagner (TUL) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Crimson Doubles Flight
Gota/Griffin (ND) def. Eskeland/Janglin (RICE), 8-4
Eskeland/Janglin (RICE) def. Reutzel/Wagner (TUL), 8-7
Houndstooth Doubles Flight
Fischer/Zhou (BAMA) def. Abdel-Aziz/Rutledge (RICE), 8-4
Abdel-Aziz/Rutledge (RICE) def. Stuckey (BAMA)/Schupp (TUL), 8-4