Men's Tennis Primed for WFU Fall Invite
Oct. 10, 2013
RALEIGH, N.C. - Sophomore Thomas Weigel, along with freshmen Ian Dempster and Ryan Newman of the NC State men's tennis team is slated to begin competition in the Wake Forest Fall Invitational, beginning Friday, Oct. 11 in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Weigel will compete in his second tournament of the fall and open Friday's singles action with a round of 16 match against Stetson's Simon Julian in the A2 Draw. Dempster, the top-ranked recruit coming out of the state of Texas, will make his collegiate debut against Cale Hammond of Duke in the B2 Draw, while Newman will return to his hometown to make his collegiate debut in the C1 Draw against Peter Pello of Norfolk State.
Weigel and Dempster will also represent the Wolfpack in doubles, as they will play Rafael Aita and Santtu Leskinen of UNC Wilmington in the A Draw.
Two rounds of singles and one round of doubles are scheduled to be played Friday, beginning at 9 a.m.