Indiana's Monette Captures ITA Singles National Championship




Aug. 12, 2014

Indiana men’s tennis junior Sam Monette won the singles title at the 2014 ITA National Collegiate Summer Championships on Tuesday.
 
The final match pitted Monette, the No. 1 overall tournament seed against No. 2 seed Zach McCourt from Princeton. Monette won the first set 6-2, but McCourt came back to claim the second set 7-5 to set up a 10 point tie break for the match. Monette fell behind a couple of points early, but came back strong to take the tie break 10-8 and win the match.
 
For winning the match and championship, Monette earns a spot in the ITA Men’s All-American Championships, Sept. 27-Oct. 5 at the University of Tulsa.

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