Amrik Donkena Drops Heartbreaker In First Round of NCAA Men’s Tennis Singles Championship

Posted on May 28th, 2010 by

Amrik Donkena

Gustavus Adolphus sophomore Amrik Donkena (Rochester, Minn.) saw his appearance in the 2010 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Singles Championship come to an abrupt end with a heartbreaking 6-7, 4-6 loss in the first round to Mike Mattelson of Vassar College on Friday morning in Oberlin, Ohio.  Donkena, who saw his six-match win streak snapped with the setback, finishes his season with a record of 23-8 overall.  The NCAA Championships are being hosted by Oberlin College.

Donkena’s appearance in the NCAA Singles Championship marks the 41st consecutive season that a Gustavus men’s tennis player has qualified for the national singles draw, a feat that is unmatched by any other Division III institution.

NCAA Singles Championship – First Day Results


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