Oct. 19, 2005
Georgia Tech men’s tennis player George Gvelesiani won two matches in the qualifying singles bracket to earn a birth into the main draw at the ITA Mideast Regional in Chapel Hill, NC.
Wednesday’s action included the qualifying singles phase of the tournament with a draw of 64 players. Those winning two matches and reaching the round of 16 automatically advanced to the main draw which begins Thursday. The main draw will consist of a 128-player singles bracket.
Gvelesiani began the day defeating Jeffrey Schnell of American University in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2. Later in the afternoon, Gvelesiani held on to defeat Louis Lavalle of Maryland in three sets, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.
Full tournament results will be updated throughout the day at www.tarheelblue.com while results for Georgia Tech players will be released at the completion of the day’s event.