Two Tournaments on Tap

Men’s tennis sending student-athletes to ITA All-American Championship, Southern Intercollegiate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt men’s tennis will be in action at two different tournaments this weekend as the fall season continues.

One week after opening the campaign at Virginia’s Orange and Blue Classic, a group of Commodores will begin competition at the ITA All-American Championship in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday, while four individuals will travel to Athens, Georgia, for the 55th annual Southern Intercollegiate Championship.

Each event will have singles and doubles brackets, with the ITA Championship featuring multiple rounds of qualifying to get to the main draw on Wednesday. At Georgia’s tournament, three compass draws including as many as 16 student-athletes will highlight singles action with 21 doubles teams competing as well.

Event: ITA All-American Championship
Dates: Saturday-Oct. 8
Site: Tulsa, Okla. | Michael D. Case Tennis Center & LaFortune Park
Tournament Homepage:
Format: The tournament features both singles and doubles brackets
Schedule: Saturday-Sunday (Pre-Qualifying), Monday-Wednesday (Qualifying), Oct. 5-8 (Main Draw)

Commodores Competing in Singles: Jeremie Casabon, Nathan Cox, Joubert Klopper, Juan Lopez, Michael Ross

Commodores Competing in Doubles
Jeremie Casabon/Nathan Cox
Michael Ross/Juan Lopez

Event: Southern Intercollegiate
Dates: Friday-Sunday
Site: Athens, Ga. | Magill Tennis Complex
Tournament Homepage:
Format: The event will include compass draws in both singles and doubles play
Schedule: Action will begin each day of the tournament at 8 a.m. CT

Competing Schools: Charlotte, Clemson, Georgia, Georgia State, Georgia Tech, Jacksonville State, Mercer, UNC-Wilmington, Vanderbilt

Commodores Competing in Singles: Mitchell Deames, Alexandre Hillhouse, Callum Rendle, Paul Wang

Commodores Competing in Doubles
Callum Rendle/Alexandre Hillhouse
Mitchell Deames/Paul Wang