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Opens 2012 season at UNC-Wilmington

Opens 2012 season at UNC-Wilmington

FAYETTEVILLE- The University of Arkansas men’s tennis team will kick off its 2012 fall season this weekend at the UNC-Wilmington Landfall Tournament in Wilmington, N.C. The tournament is slated to begin on Friday and run through Sunday.

Redshirt freshman Christian Lee and true freshmen Santiago Munoz and Austin Robles will represent the Razorbacks at the tournament.

"We are excited to get this fall season going," head coach Robert Cox said. "This will be all three student-athletes’ first collegiate tournament, so we are excited to get Christian, Santiago and Austin some quality experience."

Along with Arkansas, UNCW, East Carolina, VCU, Old Dominion and UNC Charlotte make up the competition at the tournament. Play for the Landfall Tournament is set to begin at 8 a.m. on Friday and run through the weekend. All three players will be placed in a flight for singles and will also play doubles.

A full recap and updated brackets will be posted on following each day’s play.

Sports Category : Tennis (M)