LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Jeremie Casabon and Nathan Cox earned multiple victories Friday to lead the Vanderbilt men’s tennis program at the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championship.
The pair won twice in singles at Louisville’s Bass-Rudd Tennis Center to advance to the round of 16, with Casabon and Siim Troost, Cox and Michael Ross, and the tandem of Macsen Sisam and Joubert Klopper all winning in the second round of doubles action as well.
Jeremie Casabon (Vanderbilt) def. Sebastian Welch (Purdue), 6-4, 6-0
Casabon def. Mika Berghaus (Tennessee Tech), 6-2, 6-4
Nathan Cox (Vanderbilt) def. Vince Orlando (Ball State), 6-4, 6-3
Cox def. Andre Steinbach (Louisville), 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-3
#61 Francisco Rocha (Middle Tennessee) def. Mitchell Deames (Vanderbilt), 6-0, 6-3
Patrick Fletchall (Indiana) def. Marcus Ferreira (Vanderbilt), 7-6 (5), 6-2
Sam Landau (Indiana) def. #59 Joubert Klopper (Vanderbilt), 6-2, 6-0
Conor Gannon (Memphis) def. Michael Ross (Vanderbilt), 6-3, 6-4
Sam Edgar (Memphis) def. Macsen Sisam (Vanderbilt), 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
Daniel Labrador (Purdue) def. Siim Troost (Vanderbilt), 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (6)
Cox/Ross (Vanderbilt) def. Zabala/Edgar (Memphis), 8-3
Sisam/Klopper (Vanderbilt) def. DeMarco/Bruce (Dayton), 8-3
Troost/Casabon (Vanderbilt) def. Nagoudi/Badra (East Tennessee State), 8-6
Action on Saturday will feature the next two rounds of doubles beginning at 8 a.m. CT, followed at 11 a.m. by the round of 16 in singles.