The Virginia men's tennis team advanced to the Round of 16 in the NCAA men's tournament for the 10th year in a row, as the Cavaliers beat Minnesota 4-0 Saturday at the Snyder Tennis Center.
UVa (26-0) won the doubles point, and received a win from freshman Mac Styslinger (6-1, 6-1) at #4 singles to go up 2-0.
Seniors #6 Julen Uriguen (6-3, 6-3) and #1 Jarmere Jenkins (6-1, 6-0) would close out the match for Virginia in the final home match of their careers.
Virginia will play Cal in the Round of 16 next Thursday at 12 pm CT in Urbana, IL.
#2 VIRGINIA 4, #35 MINNESOTA 0Doubles:1. #4 Jenkins/Styslinger (UVa) def. Froment/Hamburg (Minn) 8-42. #21 Frank/Domijan (UVa) def. Bonin/Ramirez (Minn) 8-23. Frueh/Toledo (Minn) led #89 J.Shane/J.Uriguen (UVa) 8-7 DNFSingles:1. #3 Jarmere Jenkins (UVa) def. #53 Rok Bonin (Minn) 6-1, 6-02. #83 Leandro Toledo (Minn) led #2 Alex Domijan (UVa) 6-4, 3-4 DNF3. #39 Mitchell Frank (UVa) led Jack Hamburg (Minn) 7-6(0), 3-3 DNF4. #28 Mac Styslinger (UVa) def. Mathieu Froment (Minn) 6-1, 6-15. Justin Shane (UVa) led Ruben Weber (Minn) 6-0, 5-6 DNF 6. Julen Uriguen (UVa) def. Juan Pablo Ramirez (Minn) 6-3, 6-3
Order of FinishDoubles: 2,1Singles: 4,6,1
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