Parkes and Bugby In Finals At ITA Fall Regional
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  10/18/2008
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Oct. 18, 2008

Las Vegas, Nev. - New Mexico seniors Johnny Parkes and Miles Bugby advanced to doubles finals at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Mountain Regional today. The pair defeated Boise State's Kean Feeder and Clancy Shields, 9-8.

The duo will play Andrew Landwerlen and Martin Zimmerman from Denver Sunday at 11 a.m. MST.

With a win, they will recieve an automatic berth to the ITA National Team Indoors, which is one of three individual grand slams of collegiate tennis.

Parkes and Bugby have won four consecutive matches at the event.

Parkes came on win shy of entering the singles finals, but fell to Shields 6-2, 6-7,6-4 today in the semifinals.