Dachs Into Semis at Futures Event
Oct. 18, 2013
FORT WORTH, Texas - TCU men's tennis student-athlete Arnau Dachs has reached the semifinals of the USTA Pro Circuit Event Futures of Mansfield with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Jakob Sude of Germany on Friday.
Dachs will face former Illinois All-American Dennis Nevolo on Sat., Oct. 19 at 10 a.m., at the Walnut Creek Country Club in Mansfield, Texas. With a win, Dachs will face the winner of the other semifinal, which features No. 1 seed Austin Krajicek versus Andrew Harris.
The Vic, Spain native opened the tournament with a 6-4, 6-3 straight set downing of Max Wennakos of Finland. Dachs then had another straight sets win over Sekou Bangoura of the United States 6-2, 6-3, before defeating Sude.
Dachs earned a Preseason ITA ranking of No. 106 in singles after concluding his sophomore campaign with a 16-8 record and starting the season unbeaten in the month of January.