Men's Tennis



All-Summit League Team Member Jesse Ruder-Hook Won the Denver City Open this Past Weekend at the Denver Tennis Club
June 19, 2017

Rising University of Denver senior Jesse Ruder-Hook won the Men’s Open Singles Bracket of the 2017 Denver City Open this past weekend, defeating professional player and Squad Tennis co-founder Dor Amir in the championship match in straight sets by a score of 6-2, 6-3. In the tournament’s semifinals, Ruder-Hook defeated his fellow DU student-athlete Wyatt Lovera by a score of 7-5, 7-6 (2).

Lovera & Ruder-Hook joined forces to win the Men’s Open Doubles Bracket, downing a pair of former ATP pros in 2002 NCAA DIII Champion John Haywood & Colorado Tennis Hall of Fame Member Jeffrey Loehr in the title match. Complete results from the 2017 Denver City Open can be found HERE.



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Lovera and Ignatius Castelino will both compete in this coming weekend’s ITA summer event at the University of Missouri-Kansas City while rising sophomores Sean Huynh and Pedro Fernandez Del Valle will both be taking part in an ITA event at Pomona-Pitzer College (CA) from June 24-26. A complete list of ITA Summer Circuit tournaments can be found HERE.



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