Men's Tennis
    USC's Farah/Johnson Move Into ITA Semifinals
    Robert Farah and Steven Johnson will play in tomorrow's doubles quarterfinals.
    Robert Farah and Steven Johnson will play in tomorrow's doubles quarterfinals.

    Nov. 7, 2008

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. - USC's junior-freshman doubles duo of Robert Farah and Steven Johnson have claimed another win at the ITA National Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Va., moving into tomorrow's semifinals against Mississippi's Berg/tenBerge pair.

    Today in Virginia, Farah spent a busy day doing double duty with singles and doubles play on his plate. Fifth-seeded Farah grabbed a 6-2, 6-3 win in the singles Round of 16 over Guillermo Gomez of Georgia Tech to move into the afternoon's quarterfinals. There, Farah faced No. 3 seed Daniel Vallverdu of Miami and took the match to three sets before falling 7-6 (5), 2-6, 6-1 to bow out of singles play.

    In today's doubles quarterfinal, Farah and Johnson took on Auburn-Montgomery pair Johnson/Tucker and pinned up an 8-5 win to move into tomorrow's doubles semifinals.

    ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships
    Charlottesville, Va.

    SINGLES
    (5) Robert Farah
    Round of 32 - Nov. 6
    def. Bruno Agostinelli (KEN) - 7-5, 3-6, 6-4
    Round of 16 - Nov. 7
    def. Guillermo Gomez (GaTech) - 6-2, 6-3
    Quarterfinals - Nov. 7
    lost to (3) Daniel Vallverdu (Miami) - 7-6 (5), 2-6, 6-1

    DOUBLES
    Robert Farah / Steven Johnson
    Round of 16 - Nov. 6
    def. Johnson/Tucker (Auburn-Montgomery) - 8-5
    Quarterfinals - Nov. 7
    def. Barrick/Singh (UVA) - 8-5
    Semifinals - Nov. 8
    vs. Berg/tenBerge (Mississippi) - 12:30 p.m. ET