MacTaggart, Langer, Doubles Teams Still Alive at Regional
Oct. 21, 2011
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Indiana men's tennis players Josh MacTaggart and Jeremy Langer have advanced to the round of 16 at the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships. All three IU doubles tandems are still alive as well.
MacTaggart defeated Peter Nagovnak of Tennessee, 6-1, 6-2, and then knocked off Krisztian Krocsko of Purdue, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. He will take on Sander Gille of East Tennessee State on Saturday for a berth into the quarterfinals. MacTaggart and Stephen Vogl also advanced to the round of 16 in doubles play, where they will take on Evan Hawkins and Krocsko on Saturday.
Langer took down Robin Akser of ETSU in straight sets and then defeated Johnny Grimal of Memphis, 2-6, 7-5, 6-2. He will play the two-seed in the tournament, Alex Musialek of Kentucky, in the round of 16. In doubles, Langer and Isade Juneau beat Grimal and Leon Nasemann to advance. They play Dalton Albertin and Ray Leonard of Ball State on Saturday.
Action continues through the weekend at the Ohio Valley Regional. For complete coverage of all things IU men's tennis, stay tuned to IUHoosiers.com.
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