The will be the third tournament this fall for Ryland McDermott (Las Vegas, Nev.) who is coming off a solid ITA Mountain Regional performance last week in Provo, Utah, where he went 2-2 in singles and 2-1 in doubles reaching the doubles main draw round of 16 with Matteo Tinelli. This fall McDermott is 4-3 in singles and 3-2 in doubles.
The Bulldog Classic will be the third competition this fall for Harvey Shackleton (Hertfordshire, England) who earned a split in doubles last week at the ITA regional while playing with Jack Heslin as they advanced to the round of 32 before falling in a tiebreaker. So far this year the sophomore is 1-3 in singles play and 2-3 in doubles.
They have not played together as a doubles team this fall.