Clemson's Doubles Team Advances
CARY, NC-Clemson Men's Tennis double team of Yannick Maden and Dominique Maden advanced to the final eight of the ITA Carolina Regional at Cary, NC Saturday.
Maden and his younger brother Dominque are seeded fourth in this tournament and will play on Sunday. The duo received a first round bye. On Saturday, they defeated Joel Cook and Andrew Mellow of Furman 8-6. The Maden brothers also defeated Anthony Delcore and Connor Sherwood of Wake Forest 8-2 in the round of 16. The pair will play in the final eight Sunday.
Clemson's singles entry Yannick Maden lost in the quarterfinals of the 128-player draw. Today he defeated Fred Saba of Duke, 6-0, 6-4 in the round of 16. In the quarterfinals, Esben Hess Olesen of North Carolina defeated Maden 6-3, 6-7, 6-3.
The ITA Carolina Regional consists of team from the two Carolinas. From this tournament, players will advance to play in the ITA National Indoors.