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
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.