USC Graduate Langre Wins Men's Tennis Tournament Singles Title
Aug. 23, 2005
Former USC men's tennis player Daniel Langre worked his way to a first-place finish in singles play at the recent Copa Club Campestre Monterrey - a $10,000 futures event held in Monterrey, Mexico. Seeded sixth, Langre of Mexico posted two-set victories in the first and second rounds to reach the quarterfinals of the tournament. In the quarterfinals, Langre beat the United States' Roger Gubser 6-1, 3-6, 6-2. His semifinal opponend was another U.S. players, Jason Marshall, whom Langre dispatched 7-6 (5), 6-4 to reach the title match against the USA's Hamid Mirzadeh. Langre controlled the match for a 6-4, 6-2 decision to claim the tournament crown.
Langre also teamed up with Daniel Garza in doubles action in Monterrey. The pair reached the quarterfinal round, where they fell to Juan Manuel Elizondo and Luis Manuel Flores 7-6 (4), 7-5.
At USC, Langre was a member of the Trojans' 2002 National Championship team. He finished his USC career in 2004, ranked No. 20 in the nation for doubles play with Drew Hoskins.
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