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Johansson Advances to Semifinals; Razorbacks A

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Johansson Advances to Semifinals; Razorbacks A
MUNCIE, Ind. – Arkansas tennis had success playing in two different and difficult tournaments today. Oskar Johansson is in Houston, Texas, while a group of Razorbacks are playing in the Ball State Invitational in Muncie, Md.

Ranked 35th nationally, Oskar Johansson has advanced to the semifinals of the ITA Clay Court Invitational. Johansson defeated Francisco Rodiguez, who is ranked 6th nationally, 6-2, 7-6. This is Johansson’s second win over a nationally ranked opponent.

“Oskar played really well,” head coach Robert Cox said. “He has his sights high and we are very proud of him. He is definitely making a name for Arkansas tennis.”

Johansson plays 16th-ranked Daniel Anderson of Virginia-Commonwealth tomorrow morning.

Six Razorbacks are in Indiana for the Ball State Invitational which began Thursday and ends Sunday, Sept. 26. The invitational has the Hogs in both singles and doubles action. Updated results to come tomorrow.

Afternoon results can be found at www.tennisinformation.com.



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