Sept. 18, 2008
TUCSON--The Arizona men's tennis team will host the first annual Arizona Fall Classic this weekend at the Robson Tennis Center. Arizona will compete against New Mexico, Northern Arizona and Scottsdale Community College.
Patrick Metham and Francois Van der Merwe, who won the doubles title last week at the Aggie Invitational, will be in action this weekend, along with Ola Bakke.
The Arizona Fall Classic will be held at the LaNelle Robson Tennis Center on the campus of the University of Arizona. Matches start at 9:00 a.m. and will conclude at 4:00 p.m.
During the Aggie Invitational, Van Der Merwe registered a record of 4-1 in singles. Sophomore David Humphreys had a 1-2 record, while Metham had 1-0 record.
During the Costa Mesa Futures, newcomer Andres Arango had a 1-1 record.