Oct. 17, 2011
TUCSON - The University of Arizona Wildcat men's tennis team heads to Las Vegas, Nev. to compete in the ITA Mountain Regional Championships, Oct. 19-23. Six of the eight Wildcats will participate in the event to be held at the Darling Tennis Center. Play is set to begin and 9 a.m. on Wednesday and will continue through Sunday.
"I feel that this is an important tournament for us as we are competing against all the best teams in the region," said head coach Tad Berkowitz. "We will see how we stack up against them!"
The players representing Arizona will be Giacomo Miccini, Andre Vidaller, Mario Urquidi, Kieren Thompson, Carlos Bermudez and Robin Chou. This will be the first tournament in 2011 for Miccini and Thompson.
There will be a total of 16 universities in this year's tournament including UNLV, Utah, Northern Colorado, New Mexico State, Air Force and Nevada. For tournament draws, visit itatennis.com and for tournament information, visit darlingtenniscenter.net.