Kozlowski Captures Arthur Ashe Flight at Grass Court Invite

Kozlowski Captures Arthur Ashe Flight at Grass Court Invite

Newport, R.I., Sept. 16, 2018 – Washington University in St. Louis senior Konrad Kozlowski captured the Arthur Ashe Flight with a straight-set singles victory Sunday at the 2018 Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational, held at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I.

Kozlowski won the all WashU contest besting senior Radha Vishnubhotla 7-6, 7-5 in the championship match. He was a perfect 3-0 during the three-day event, winning two of three matches in straight sets.

WashU also picked up a pair of straight-set singles victories in the Michael Stich flight from junior Bernardo Neves and sophomore Benjamin van der Sman.

Neves ousted Wilson Hamilton of Trinity (Texas) 6-2, 6-1, while van der Sman defeated Jordan Pitts of Trinity 6-1, 7-5.

WashU hosts the 2018 ITA Central Regional on Friday-Sunday, Sept. 28-30, at Dwight Davis Tennis Center in Forest Park. 

Sunday Results

Michael Stich Flight
Grant Urken (Bowdoin) def. Jack Katzman (CMS) 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (5) 

Jerry Jiang (Bowdoin) def. Julian Gordy (CMS) 6-1, 6-2
Ben van der Sman (WashU) def. Jordan Pitts (Trinity) 6-1, 7-5
Bernardo Neves (WashU) def. Wilson Hamilton (Trinity) 6-2, 6-1

Arthur Ashe Flight
Konrad Kozlowski (WashU) def. Radha Vishnubhotla (WashU) 7-5, 7-6

Wilson Lambeth (Trinity) def. Jake Williams (CMS) 6-4, 6-1
Alan Delman (Bowdoin) def. Evan Fortier (Bowdoin) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 (5)
Casey Morris (CMS) def. Cameron Krimbill (Trinity) 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (11)