Gophers men’s tennis heading into season

The Gophers will be represented at a tournament that features three players in the top 15 for singles via ITA starting on Thursday.

Spec enters this year ranked 39th in the country via ITA, while Corwin comes ranked No. 83

The Oracle Masters’ format will consist of a singles tournament and a mixed doubles tournament.

Corwin, along with the three other Gophers, will be competing in both singles and doubles tournaments, beginning with singles qualifying on Thursday.

The Gophers return sophomore Eli Ogilvy, who often played in the third and fourth spot last year, and junior Marino Alpeza, who often played in the sixth spot.

In 10 seasons as the head coach, Young has gotten the Gophers to the NCAA tournament seven times, and won a Big Ten regular season title in 2015.