Cougars Head Back to L.A. for ITA Kick-Off

The Cougars are currently ranked No. 43 in the nation with two ranked singles player and two ranked doubles teams. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah—Heading back to Los Angeles for the second time in two weeks, the No. 43 BYU men’s tennis team will challenge Indiana at 11 a.m. MT in the ITA Kick-Off Weekend.

The winner of the match will play the winner of the University of Southern California and San Diego State Saturday at 2 p.m.

The Cougars (2-2) are coming off a rough weekend with losses to No. 6 UCLA and the University of San Diego. The Hoosiers split their doubleheader with a win against Butler and a loss to Kentucky.

Freshman Patrick Kawka sits at No. 88 in the nation in singles and Evan Urbina is No. 110. Two doubles teams from BYU, Spencer Smith and Daniel Hwang are No. 41 and Smith and Thomas Shubert are No. 44.

Next week, the Cougars are back in Provo to take on Montana State Friday at 5:30 p.m.