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Osorio Remains Unbeaten in One-on-One Tennis Tournament
Saturday, September 10, 2005
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Senior Juan Carlos Osorio remained unbeaten in second day play at the Florida Collegiate Tennis One-on-One Doubles championships at the FGCU Tennis Complex on Saturday. The second-seeded Osorio (Quito, Ecuador) knocked off Brock Sakey of the University of Central Florida in One-on-One Doubles to advance to Sunday morning’s semifinal. The No. 33 ranked NCAA Division II singles player will face third-seeded Mislav Hizak of Embry-Riddle at 8:30 a.m. The other semifinal matches top-seed Vivek Subramanian of Miami against sixth seed Milos Koprivica of Florida Southern. One One-on-One doubles is a half-court, serve and volley competition. Players alternate points from the deuce court to the ad court. The eight-game set requires all points to be played crosscourt with the alley included, and players must serve and volley on both the first and second serves. Players from the University of Central Florida, University of Miami, Florida Southern, Florida Tech, and Embry-Riddle competed with host FGCU in the event. Osorio also picked up two wins in traditional singles play to advance to Sunday’s semifinals against Koprivica. Subramanian will face Sinan Sudas of Central Florida in the other semifinal. Admission is free to all matches.