GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Trey Hilderbrand of the UCF men's tennis team had a great showing all weekend and earned the runner-up finish in singles at the ITA Southeast Regionals in Gainesville, Florida.
Trey Hilderbrand squared off with No. 31 Andres Martin from Georgia Tech, who was playing as the No. 5 seed in the tournament. Hilderbrand dropped the first set, 2-6, before getting out to a 3-0 lead in the second. Martin came back with five straight to lead 5-3, but Hilderbrand finished strong to take the second set in 7-5 to force the third. Hilderbrand fought hard, but ultimately fell after dropping the third set 2-6.
As the tournament's No. 14 seed, Hilderbrand was able to string together five wins in the tournament to advance to the main draw final.
Follow this link to the tournament page for results and draws.
Singles Main Draw Final
No. 31 Andres Martin (Georgia Tech) def. Trey Hilderbrand – 6-2, 5-7, 6-2
The Knights will return to the courts next at the ITA Fall Nationals on November 4-7 in San Diego, California and the UCF Invite on November 5-7 at the USTA National Campus.
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