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2013-10-11 Veys, Williams compete at USTA/ITA Small College Nationals
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Veys, Williams compete at USTA/ITA Small College Nationals

Author: Nick Birkey
Posted: Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:56 AM

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The doubles team of Navarro Veys (Mortsel, Belgium) and Landon Williams (Erie, Penn.) competed in the USTA/ITA Small College National Championships in Fort Myers, Fla., at the Three Oaks Tennis Center. Veys and Williams earned their way to the national tournament after winning the Central-East Regional title earlier in the September.

The Tigers competed against players from Oklahoma Baptist University (Okla.), Westmont College (Calif.), Lindsey Wilson University (Ky.), University of Northwestern Ohio, Embry-Riddle University (Fla.) and Auburn University-Montgomery (Ala.).

The Central-East Region champions competed against the team of Carvajal/Macanovic (OBU) and finished with a loss in their first round match. Their second round match in the loser’s bracket was played against Schaefer/Barnard (Westmont). ONU fell (6-2, 6-1), moving them to the 7th-place match. In the final match of the tournament, Goranson/Bertram (Westmont) defeated the Tigers (7-5, 6-1).

ONU will be back in action on January 25,2014, at Valparaiso University (Ind.) at 3 p.m.