Ben Mirkin Picks Up First Round Win At ITA All-American Championships
Junior Ben Mirkin advanced at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. on Saturday, Sept. 28.
Mirkin defeated Cole Guy of Brigham Young 6-4, 6-2 in the opening round. Sophomore Daniel Alameh had a bye in the first round and will play the winner of Oystein Steiro of North Carolina and Gijs Linders from Michigan State.
"Ben got off to a slow start but was able to get an important first round win," said Tiger volunteer assistant coach Adi Kremer. "We'll need to bring our best in tomorrow's matches, as competition will only get tougher from here on out."
Action continues at the ITA All-American Championships on Sunday in Tulsa.