April 23, 2013
Contini Named ACC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
Contini’s earned his first career Player of the Week honor after helping the Hokies to a 2-0 record in the final weekend of regular season league play, including road wins over No. 55 Miami (7-0) and No. 30 Florida State (4-3).
The rookie from Parma, Italy posted straight set wins over his two opponents at the No. 1 singles slot. Contini topped Miami’s Gabriel Flores, 6-4, 6-2, and defeated No. 95 Dominic Controne of Florida State, 6-2, 6-1. Contini finished the regular season with a 7-3 ACC record.
The ACC Men’s Tennis Championship gets under way Thursday, April 25 at the Cary (N.C.) Tennis Park. Virginia Tech will face Boston College in the opening round at 3 p.m. on Thursday. Complete championship ticket packages as well as single day tickets are available at the Cary Tennis Park.
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