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Three Doubles Teams Advance to Regional Round of 16
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 10/14/2017
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DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke men’s tennis team went 6-0 in doubles at the ITA Carolina Regional Saturday, sending three teams to the Round of 16. In singles, redshirt junior Nicolas Alvarez also advanced to the Round of 16.

Alvarez downed Yuval Solomon of Wake Forest 6-3, 6-1 to move to the Round of 16. The doubles teams of juniors Jason Lapidus and Catalin Mateas, freshman Sean Sculley and sophomore Nick Stachowiak and Alvarez and sophomore Spencer Furman all marched on with two victories Saturday.

The Blue Devils return to the court Sunday at 9 a.m. The singles main draw Round of 16 and quarterfinals, singles consolation Round of 32 and doubles Round of 16 will all be played Sunday.

Round of 128
No. 34 Nicolas Alvarez (Duke) def. Yash Parikh (Davidson) 6-0, 6-0
No. 44 Spencer Furman (Duke) def. Mario Paccini (Elon) 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
Nick Stachowiak (Duke) def. Kasey Countee (East Carolina) 6-1, 4-6, 6-2
Ryan Dickerson (Duke) def. Ben Wayand (Charlotte) 6-1, 6-2
No. 66 Catalin Mateas (Duke) def. Kyle Frankel (Elon) 6-0, 7-5
Jason Lapidus (Duke) def. Leonardo Menzes (Charlotte) 6-4, 6-7 (1), 7-6 (4)
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Felipe Osses-Konig (Elon) 6-4, 6-4

Round of 64
No. 34 Nicolas Alvarez (Duke) def. Ivan Mitric (Furman) 6-0, 6-0
No. 44 Spencer Furman (Duke) def. Felix Ewers (USC Upstate) 6-3, 6-1
Nick Stachowiak (Duke) def. Carlos Kelaidis (Clemson) 6-0, 6-2
Gabriel Cucalon (N.C. Central) def. Ryan Dickerson (Duke) 6-4, 6-1
No. 66 Catalin Mateas (Duke) def. Axel Fries (Davidson) 6-1, 6-1
Diego Quiroz (Winthrop) def. Jason Lapidus (Duke) 6-3, 6-1
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Trevor Croyder (Furman) 6-2, 6-0

Round of 32
No. 34 Nicolas Alvarez (Duke) def. Yuval Solomon (Wake Forest) 6-3, 6-1
Paul Jubb (South Carolina) def. No. 44 Spencer Furman (Duke) 7-5, 2-6, 6-4
Yancy Dennis (South Carolina) def. Nick Stachowiak (Duke) 0-6, 6-4, 6-3
Thomas Mayronne (South Carolina) def. No. 66 Catalin Mateas (Duke) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
Gabriel Friedrich (South Carolina) def. Sean Sculley (Duke) 6-2, 6-2

Round of 64
Jason Lapidus/Catalin Mateas (Duke) def. Orial Puig/Sam Rice (Charlotte) 7-6 (3), 6-4
Sean Sculley/Nick Stachowiak (Duke) def. Morgan Lohan/Tristan Smith (N.C. State) 6-2, 6-2
Nicolas Alvarez/Spencer Furman (Duke) def. Javi Casasolas/Parks Schoen (Wofford) 6-0, 6-4

Round of 32
Jason Lapidus/Catalin Mateas (Duke) def. Alec Angradi/Easton Thomas (Charleston) 6-4, 6-4
Sean Sculley/Nick Stachowiak (Duke) def. Bar Botzer/Alan Gadjiev (Wake Forest) Withdraw
Nicolas Alvarez/Spencer Furman (Duke) def. Trevon Croyder/Ivan Mitric (Furman) 6-1, 6-0


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