Mandocescu Earns Pair of Victories at ITA Midwest Regionals

Erik Gran
Erik Gran

Columbus, Ohio - Members of the Youngstown State men's tennis team were in action at the ITA Midwest Regionals at Ohio State.

Laurentiu Mandocescu won two matches in the qualifying round of singles while Erik Gran won a consolation singles contest. In doubes play, Joao Garretto and Mandocsecu won 8-5 against Green Bay before dropping an 8-3 match against Ohio State.

The Penguins are next in action Nov. 1-3 at the Cleveland State Invitational. 

Singles Results

Thawin Suksathaporn (TOL) def. Garretto (YSU) - 7-5, 6-3
Stefan Dragovic (MAR) def. Gran (YSU) - 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4)
Mandocescu (YSU) def. Pelle Strandberg (UIC) - 6-2, 6-4
Jorge Bartra (ISU) def. Everett (YSU) - 3-6, 6-4, 6-1
Mandocescu (YSU) def. Schoults (TOL) - 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (3)
Diego Le Gal Perez (ISU) def. Mandocescu (YSU) - 7-5, 7-6 (3)

Consolation Singles Matches

Gran (YSU) def. Lachlan Napier (GB) - 6-3, 6-2
Christos Kyrillou (EIU) def. Everett (YSU) - 6-3, 6-2

Doubles Results

Brozovich/Kaliene (VAL) def. Everett/Blanco (YSU) - 8-4
Garretto/Mandocescu (YSU) def. Dobbs/Radomirovic (GB) - 8-5
Lutschaunig/Seelig (OSU) def. Garretto/Mandocescu (YSU) - 8-3