18 May

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No. 2 men’s tennis to play Sunday for national championship

Leonardo Telles knocked off Florida's Johannes Ingildsen, 6-4, 7-5, to clinch a 4-2 victory for the No. 2 Texas men's tennis team over No. 4 Florida in the semifinal of the NCAA Championship (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Lansdale

ORLANDO, Fla. — For the second time in school history, the No. 2 University of Texas men’s tennis team is headed to the NCAA Championship final on the United States Tennis Association (USTA) National Campus.

The Longhorns advanced to the season’s final match by taking down No. 4 Florida, 4-2, Saturday in Orlando, and will play the winner of No. 3 (4 seed) Wake Forest and No. 10 (9 seed) North Carolina. The championship match will be