TCU Males’s Tennis has a Ultimate 4 player as soon as once more, as senior Alex Rybakov is ready to compete within the nationwide semi-finals this afternoon.
Rybakov, the #Three seed, will face off with the number one participant within the nation – Mississippi State’s Nuno Borges – at 4:00pm ET nowadays, with a place in the following day’s Nationwide Championship at the line. He defeated William Blumberg of North Carolina to earn the proper to stand Borges, whom he has performed 3 times already this season.
Rybakov claimed a 6-0, 7-6 (8-6) resolution on the Tempe Collegiate Cup in January whilst Borges used to be victorious, 6-1, 6-4, in Starkville within the NCAA Group Championship Tremendous Regional which TCU gained. Rybakov used to be main the opposite contest, 7-6, 6-6, but it surely used to be now not finished after TCU clinched the workforce victory over Mississippi State in Chicago in February.
Rybakov’s total singles document this season advanced to 29-Four along with his victory Thursday. His .879 successful share these days ranks because the third-best single-season singles successful share at school historical past heading into Friday’s NCAA semifinals look.
You’ll watch Rybakov are living from Orlando, FL at 4:00pm ET at the Tennis Channel.
(1) Nuno Borges (Mississippi State) vs. (3) Alex Rybakov (TCU) – Four p.m. E.T. (LIVE on Tennis Channel)
(4) Paul Jubb (South Carolina) vs. (7) Aleksandar Kovacevic (Illinois) – Four p.m. E.T. (LIVE on Tennis Channel)
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3 of the 4 No. 1 seeds are nonetheless status, together with Mississippi State’s Nuno Borges and Miami’s Estela Perez-Somarriba in males’s and girls’s singles, respectively, in addition to the top-ranked ladies’s doubles pair of Angela Kulikov and Rianna Valdes of USC.
Play starts at Four p.m. with the lads’s singles semifinals adopted through the ladies’s singles semifinals. All 4 singles fits can be featured continue to exist Tennis Channel. Pictures and video can be to be had following the realization of play.