UDC Doubles Pair Earns 6-3, 6-4 Victory in ITA Oracle Cup 7th Place Match

Diego Pinto (left) and Rok Bozic (right) are the first student-athletes from UDC to compete at the ITA Oracle Cup.
Diego Pinto (left) and Rok Bozic (right) are the first student-athletes from UDC to compete at the ITA Oracle Cup.

ROME, GA – Doubles pair Rok Bozic and Diego Pinto will be heading to the campus of Berry College this week to represent the University of the District of Columbia and the East Region at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Oracle Cup. The national tournament will take place from Thursday, October 12th to Monday, October 16th at the Rome Tennis Center.

Bozic and Pinto will be the first UDC student-athletes to compete in this prestigious tournament which dates back to 1986 and was formerly known as the Small College Nationals. The pair will square off against the No. 3 seed and ITA Southeast Regional champion pair from Columbus State University, KP Pannu and Alvaro Regelado on Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

Head to the ITA Oracle Cup event page to view draws, daily recaps, photo gallery links, as well as find live scoring information. You can also follow the conversation on Twitter by following @ITA_Tennis and using the hashtag #OracleCup.

Day 1

Bozic and Pinto were defeated, 6-3, 6-4 by No. 3 seed, KP Pannu and Alvaro Regelado of Columbus State University (SC) in the Doubles Main Draw Quarterfinals on Thursday, October 12th.

Day 2

Bozic and Pinto were defeated, 6-2, 7-5 by No. 2 seed, Sebastien Amato and Grega Kokalj of Drury University (MO) in the Doubles Back Draw Semifinals on Friday, October 13th.

Day 3

Bozic and Pinto earned a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Embry-Riddle University's Rodolfo Arreygue and Andres Donayre in the ITA Oracle Cup 7th Place Match on Saturday, October 14th.