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Sean Sculley
Sculley Finishes Perfect Weekend with Singles Title
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 10/29/2017
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – On the final day of the Charlotte 49ers Fall Invitational, the Duke men’s tennis team picked up three singles wins to claim the A2 flight title, the A1 consolation flight championship and a consolation third place finish in the A1 draw. Freshman Sean Sculley finished the weekend undefeated, going 3-0 in doubles to win the A1 title and turning in a 4-0 ledger in the A2 singles draw to take the championship.

Sculley defeated Max Scholl of Gardner-Webb 7-5, 6-0 to win Sunday’s title. In the A1 consolation championship, junior Ryan Dickerson came back to down Panu Virtanen of Vanderbilt, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1. Classmate Jason Lapidus finished the flawless day for Duke with a 6-4, 6-2 victory against Richmond’s George Lovitt.

The Blue Devils close out the fall season Friday through Sunday at the Wake Forest Fall Invitational in Winston-Salem, N.C.


A1 Round of 16
Millen Hurrion (Gardner-Webb) def. Ryan Dickerson (Duke) 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (8)
Scott Jones (Tennessee) def. Jason Lapidus (Duke) 6-3, 6-1
A1 Consolation Quarterfinals
Ryan Dickerson (Duke) def. Scotty Cameron (Charlotte) 6-2, 6-0
Jason Lapidus (Duke) def. Sam Rice (Charlotte) 6-2, 6-4
A1 Consolation Semifinals
Ryan Dickerson (Duke) def. George Lovitt (Richmond) 6-4, 6-2
Panu Virtanen (Vanderbilt) def. Jason Lapidus (Duke) 6-4, 6-2
A1 Consolation Final
Ryan Dickerson (Duke) def. Panu Virtanen (Vanderbilt) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
A1 Consolation Third Place
Jason Lapidus (Duke) def. George Lovitt (Richmond) 6-4, 6-2

A2 Round of 16
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Klein Evans (Richmond) 7-5, 6-4
A2 Quarterfinals
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Tate Allwardt (Vanderbilt) 6-2, 6-1
A2 Semifinals
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Adam Walton (Tennessee) 6-3, 6-2
A2 Finals
Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Max Scholl (Gardner-Webb) 7-5, 6-0

A1 Quarterfinals
Jason Lapidus/Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Alex Ross/Tate Allwardt (Vanderbilt) 6-2
A1 Semifinals
Jason Lapidus/Sean Sculley (Duke) def. John Karlawish/Klein Evans (Richmond) 6-2
A1 Finals
Jason Lapidus/Sean Sculley (Duke) def. Ben Wayand/Sam Rice (Charlotte) 6-4