Vishnubhotla Highlights Day One of Grass Court Invite

Vishnubhotla Highlights Day One of Grass Court Invite

Newport, R.I., Sept. 14, 2018 – Senior Radha Vishnubhotla of the Washington University in St. Louis men's tennis team highlighted day one of the 2018 Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational, held at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I.

Vishnubhotla recorded a 6-3, 7-5 singles victory over Alan Delman (Bowdoin) in the Arthur Ashe Flight, and teamed with junior Bernardo Neves for an 8-4 win over Hamilton/Krimbill (Trinity) in the Woodbridge/Woodforde Flight.

Senior Konrad Kozlowski also recorded a straight-set singles victory 6-1, 6-3 over Evan Fortier of Bowdoin in the Arthur Ashe Flight.

Day two begins at 10 a.m. (ET) on Saturday. 

Friday Results
Michael Stich Flight
Julian Gordy (CMS) def. Bernardo Neves (WashU) 6-3, 6-7 (8), 1-0 (7)
Jerry Jiang (Bowdoin) def. Benjamin van der Sman (WashU) 6-2, 6-2

Arthur Ashe Flight
Radha Vishnubhotla (WashU) def. Alan Delman (Bowdoin) 6-3, 7-5
Konrad Kozlowski (WashU) def. Evan Fortier (Bowdoin) 6-1, 6-3 

Seixas/Trabert Flight
Zhao/Wang (Bowdoin) def. Kozlowski/van der Sman (WashU) 9-7

Woodbridge/Woodforde Flight
Neves/Vishnubhotla (WashU) def. Hamilton/Krimbill (Trinity) 8-4