YSU Men's Tennis Heads to Notre Dame For ITA Midwest Regionals

Joao Garretto
Joao Garretto

Members of the Youngstown State men's tennis team will be in action at the ITA Midwest Regionals hosted by Notre Dame starting on Thursday.

Jonas Ken Suzuki, Erik Gran, Vasilis Vardakis, Joao Garretto, Luke Purser and Danylo Veremeichuk will be in action for the Penguins at the event. 

Suzuki will take on Green Bay's Lachaln Napier in his opening match. The winner will take on No. 1 seed Simen Bratholm or Simen Faveri in the second round. Gran will face Cleveland State's Raul Teichmann in his opening round contest. Vardakis will be in action against Illinois State's Jorge Quispe, Garretto will match up against Martim Vilela, Purser's opening-round match is against DePaul's Tripp Tuff and Veremeichuk will take on DePaul's Fran Tonejc. 

Veremeichuk enters the tournament as the No. 11 overall seed.

The doubles bracket for the event has yet to be announced. Those matches are set to begin on Friday.

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