Panthers Open Play at ITA Regional Championships

Panthers Open Play at ITA Regional Championships

SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Birmingham-Southern men's tennis team opened play Friday at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Championships hosted by Sewanee.  The Panthers had a number of individuals compete and their doubles teams advanced in their respective brackets.

 

George Chunn (Brentwood, Tenn./Brentwood Academy) advanced the furthest of the singles players in day one.  After defeating Sewanee's Sean Halloran (6-4, 7-5) he went on to defeat Huntingdon's Mark Melchor (6-0, 6-1) to advance to the next round.

 

Play on Saturday begins as early as 8 a.m.