Gopher Men's Tennis finished its fall season on Sunday claiming a third-place finish at the Gopher Invitational
The Gophers saw their bid for two titles close but will compete Sunday at the Gopher Invite on Sunday.
Felix Corwin and Matic Spec advance to the semifinals at Nationals, while the Gopher Invite begins in Minneapolis.
A unique doubles tournament and some unique pairs for Minnesota
Five individuals and three doubles pairs will compete for the Maroon & Gold on day three.
2016-17 | FRESHMAN SPRING: Went 13-10 in sinlges play and 10-15 in doubles • finished 10-10 in the No. 4 spot while also going 2-0 in the No. 3 spot • held a 5-3 record with Alpeza and finished with a 3-3 record in the doubles No. 2 spot • in the first three matches of the spring season, won in the No. 3, No. 4 and No. 2 spot • came back to win a match against Western Michigan 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 • contributed to the Gophers win over No. 28 Illinois with a 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 thrilling victory in the No. 4 slot • defeated the pair of Zordani/O'Hoisin of Wisconsin 6-5 with the help of Milicevic. FALL: Went 3-6 in sinlges play and 2-3 in doubles • picked up his first three collegiate victories at the ITA Central Region Championships • won two doubles matches with partner Marino Alpeza at the Gopher Invitational.
PRIOR TO MINNESOTA Graduated from Silverthorn Collegiate • has qualified and competed in Canadian Nationals both indoor and outdoor since he competed at the under-14 level • has competed in over 20 international Tennis Federation (ITF) tournaments • was ranked 280 in the ITF junior circuit and 13 in Canadian juniors • won his first ITF tournament in Bermuda June of 2014 • earned academic honors throughout his high school career.
PERSONAL Plans to major in physiology • son of David Ogilvy and Suzanne Laffoley • lists winning an ITF tournament in Bermuda as his most memorable sports thrill • has three siblings: Noa (19), Isaac (15) and Orly (10) • born Aug. 2, 1998.
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Allens named USTA Northern's Family of the Year
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Ski-U-Mah Life: Jackson Allen
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