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.