LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville men’s tennis team registered 13 wins on day two of the Louisville Fall Invitational.
"We followed up a 14-2 first day match record with a 13-4 second day record,” said UofL head coach Rex Ecarma. “Luis and Eric's level of play really stood out to me. Michael and Felipe were true warriors today.”
Michael Lippens led the way with a 4-0 singles mark. The junior picked up singles wins over players from Eastern Kentucky, Wright State and Lindsey Wilson. Freshman Felipe Frias added three singles wins over players from Wright State. Junior Luis Elizondo and sophomore Jeffrey Brown each had two wins on the day. The doubles team of junior Amaury Derognat and sophomore Alex Gornet also picked up a win for the Cards.
Saturday, Sept. 14
Luis Elizondo (LOU) d. Juanio de la Llera (EKU) 6-0, 6-4
Michael Lippens (LOU) d. Daridge Saidi (EKU) 6-1, 6-2
Jeffrey Brown (LOU) d. Florian Graskamp (EKU) 6-2, 6-3
Joao Maio (EKU) d. Amaury Derognat (LOU) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Danny Butcher (EKU) d. Colton Buffington (LOU) 6-4, 6-3
Michael Lippens (LOU) d. Hayden Joplin (WS) 6-3, 3-6, 6-1
Felipe Frias (LOU) d. Mason Bourbon (WS) 7-6, 6-3
Eric Bonfre (LOU) d. Francisco Charters (LWC) 7-5, 6-3
Luis Elizondo (LOU) d. Fernando Bogajo (LOU) 7-6, 6-2
Michael Lippens (LOU) d. Ignacio Huertas (LWC) 6-1, 6-3
Jeffrey Brown (LOU) d. Pablo Vilches (LWC) 6-4. 6-4
Felipe Frias (LOU) d. Kiril Kultinov (WS) 6-1, 6-0
Ricardo Pineda (WS) d. Colton Buffington (LOU) 7-6(4), 6-2
Michael Lippens (LOU) d. Dan Hyman (WS) 6-2, 6-1
Felipe Frias (LOU) d. Aaron Madaris (WS) 6-2, 6-4
Lauri Makakalli/Michal Lyzwa (WS) d. Alex Gornet/Eric Bonfre (LOU) 6-4, 3-6, 7-6
Alex Gornet/Amaury Derognat (LOU) d. Fabricio Morales/Edberg Espinoza (LWC) 7-5, 3-6, 1-2, def.