Commodores Close Out ITA Championship

Joubert Klopper wins three-set match to end Vandy’s time at event

TULSA, Okla. – Joubert Klopper concluded the Vanderbilt men’s tennis program’s participation at the ITA All-American Championship Tuesday with a victory in singles play.

Klopper defeated Baylor’s Zsombor Velcz, who was ranked among the top 10 newcomers at the collegiate level in the preseason by the ITA, in a qualifying round consolation match at LaFortune Park.

#59 Joubert Klopper (Vanderbilt) def. Zsombor Velcz (Baylor), 6-4, 4-6, 6-0

The Commodores’ next event is the ITA Regional Championship, which will be hosted by Louisville Oct. 13-17.