Fayetteville, Ark. – Three Razorbacks completed day one of competition at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational in Tempe, Ariz. Arkansas ended the day with three wins from Dmitry Lebedev, Colin Mascall and Jorge Villanueva.
In the singles bracket, Lebedev, after receiving a bye in the opening round, fell to Wes Miller of ASU, 3-6, 6-3, 6-0. In the consolation singles draw, Lebedev fell to ASU’s Jack Marsh, 6-3, 6-3.
Also receiving a bye in the first round, Mascall edged Will Grist of ASU, 4-0, ret. (inj.). He went on to fall to Matt Brooklyn, also a Sundevil, 6-2, 6-1.
Jorge Villanueva also a got a bye in the first round, defeated Marsh, 6-1, 7-5 in the second round and was topped 6-2, 6-1 by Sundevil Juan Carlos Rebaza.
In doubles play, Mascall and Villanueva paired up to beat Grist and Marsh of ASU, 8-1.
Competition will resume on Saturday. For complete results of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational, visit www.thesundevils.com.