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Georgia Tech Sweeps Furman, 7-0

Ivan Mitric returns a ball at the Mickel Tennis Center.
Ivan Mitric

ATLANTA, GA. -- Georgia Tech swept the singles and doubles matches to top Furman, 7-0, Sunday at the Ken Byers Tennis Complex in Atlanta, Ga.

The Yellow Jackets won all three doubles matches by scores of 6-3.  Phillip Gresk and Carlos Divar teamed up to defeat senior Jake Munns and junior Jake Bhangdia at flight one, and Cole Gromley and Pablo Schelcher beat junior Clarke Wilson and sophomore Drew Singerman at flight two.  In the number three contest, Zummy Bauer and Joseph Gandolfo held off sophomore Ivan Mitric and rookie Henrik Atlevi.

At flight one singles, Furman's Mitric won set one, 6-4, before Gromley came from behind to take the next two sets, 6-1, 6-1.  Georgia Tech won the remaining matches in straight sets.  Divar downed Wilson, 6-1, 6-3, at flight two, and Andrew Li posted a 6-3, 6-2 win versus Munns at number three.  In the number four match, Gresk outlasted Bhangdia, 6-3, 7-5, and Chris Yun defeated Atlevi, 6-4, 6-2, at flight five.  In the sixth-seeded match-up, Schelcher recorded a 6-1, 6-2 victory over freshman James Roelofse.

Furman (1-2) will square off against Lipscomb Friday at 1 p.m. in Nashville, Tenn.

Julie Paré, Furman Sports Information


Georgia Tech 7, Furman 0

Jan 27, 2019 at Atlanta, Ga. (Ken Byers Tennis Complex) 

Singles competition

1. Cole Gromley (GT) def. Ivan Mitric (FUR) 4-6, 6-1, 6-1

2. Carlos Divar (GT) def. Clarke Wilson (FUR) 6-1, 6-3

3. Andrew Li (GT) def. Jake Munns (FUR) 6-3, 6-2

4. Phillip Gresk (GT) def. Jake Bhangdia (FUR) 6-3, 7-5

5. Chris Yun (GT) def. Henrik Atlevi (FUR) 6-4, 6-2

6. Pablo Schelcher (GT) def. James Roelofse (FUR) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Phillip Gresk/Carlos Divar (GT) def. Jake Munns/Jake Bhangdia (FUR) 6-3

2. Cole Gromley/Pablo Schelcher (GT) def. Clarke Wilson/Drew Singerman (FUR) 6-3

3. Zummy Bauer/Joseph Gandolfo (GT) def. Ivan Mitric/Henrik Atlevi (FUR) 6-3


Match Notes

Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (3,2,6,5,4,1)