ON TOUR: Smith, Rogers March to Doubles Finals

With another straight-set victory at the USTA Futures of Laguna Niguel (Calif.), former Vols John-Patrick Smith and Ben Rogers reached their third professional doubles final together since June.

Smith and Rogers beat former Virginia Cavaliers Sanam Singh and Lee Singer 6-3, 6-0 Friday in the semifinals. They face Japanese duo Yaoki Ishii and Yuichi Ito in the championship match Sunday.

The Vols pair won two Futures titles together during the summer in Innisbrook, Fla., and Tulsa, Okla.

Smith lost his quarterfinal singles match 7-5, 6-1 to Takanyi Garanganga of Zimbabwe. 

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