Men's Tennis preview: Polo Ralph Lauren ITA All-American Championships
WHAT: The Polo Ralph Lauren ITA All-American Championships is one of three national championship tournaments during the 2006-07 season. The others are the ITA National Indoor Championships in November and the NCAA Championships in May of 2007.
WHERE: Michael D. Case Tennis Center; Tulsa, Okla.
WHEN: Sept. 30-Oct. 8, 2006; All Day
WHO: Seven Longhorns -- juniors Luis Diaz Barriga (Cordoba, Mexico) and Bernhard Deussner (Vienna, Austria); sophomore Jonah Kane-West (Free Union, Va.) and freshmen Evan Bridges (Tomball, Texas), Rook Schellenberg (Dallas, Texas), Jon Wiegand (San Antonio, Texas) and Josh Zavala (Amarillo, Texas) -- will begin play in the prequalifying draw on Saturday.
Saturday, Sept. 30
Three other Longhorns -- junior Milan Mihailovic (Nis, Serbia), sophomore Miguel Reyes Varela (Cuernavaca, Mexico) and freshman Dimitar Kutrovsky (Sofia, Bulgaria) -- will begin play in the qualifying draw on Monday, Oct. 2.