Tigers' Runs Come to End at USTA/ITA Regionals
Oct. 22, 2012
MEMPHIS - - The University of Memphis had three men's tennis players in the quarterfinals of the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships, but that's where the three runs ended. Joe Salisbury, David O'Leary and Connor Glennon all had their runs finished with straight set losses on Monday morning.
Salisbury fell to No. 2 seeded Mikelis Libietis of Tennessee, 6-1, 6-3. Libietis then went on to down No. 4 seeded Tom Jomby from Kentucky to advance to a Tuesday final slot. Jomby had snuck by another Tiger, defeating Connor Glennon, 7-6, 6-3.
Liebetis will face No. 12 seeded Ryan Lipman of Vanderbilt in the finals after Lipman downed David O'Leary, 6-1, 6-4.
Memphis will close out its fall schedule with a pair of Futures tournaments in Florida, in Pensacola, and Niceville, Fla.