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Record-Breaking Academic and Athletic Year Continues for Penn State Student-Athletes
Penn State Finishes Regular Season Next Weekend vs. #24 Michigan, at #48 Michigan State
Bader, Hanzlik Earn Singles Wins, Trkulja and Young get Doubles Win
Penn State Gets Four Singles Wins, Griffin has 2-0 Weekend
C.J. Griffin, Ramy Labna Get Singles Wins for Penn State
Spring 2014: Labna did not see any singles action this spring, but combined with Nika Dolidze and Chris Young to go 2-0 in doubles... He paired up with Dolidze for an 8-6 win against Bucknell... He combined with Young for an 8-1 victory against Lehigh.
Fall 2013: Labna went 4-4 in singles and 0-3 in doubles this fall... Labna competed at the UVa Fall Classic and ITA Atlantic Regional... Picked up two wins at the UVa Fall Classic, with wins over Radford's Javier Waase(7-5, 6-2) and Norfolk State's Igor Braga(6-2, 7-6(4)). Braga was the top seed in the draw. Knocked off Morgan State's Dmitriy Borodkin(5-7, 6-1, 6-4) and UMBC's Daniel Gray(6-2, 5-7, 6-3) at the ITA Atlantic Regional... Combined with Nika Dolidze to compete in doubles at the UVa Fall Classic.
2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Labna went 7-10 in his sophomore campaign, including 2-3 in dual matches... Labna earned five wins during the fall, including two each at the Princeton Invitational and the UVa Fall Classic. Also earned a win at the ITA Atlantic Regional... At the Princeton Invitational, Labna defeated Penn's Jason Magnes(3-6, 6-2, 1-0(4)) and Fairleigh Dickinson's Dominic Devaux-Lowell(4-6, 6-1, 1-0(3))... Knocked off Norfolk State's Sam Lemberger(6-3, 6-2) and College of Charleston's Charlie Ghirskey(6-4, 6-1) at the UVa Fall Classic... Earned a 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 win over Morgan State's Jannick Tash at the ITA Atlantic Regional... Due to an odd number of players, Labna paired with Wisconsin's Alexander Kokorev at the Big Ten Indoor Tournament. The duo won two matches and advanced to the quarterfinal by defeating Indiana's Daniel Benderczyk and Elliot Yee(8-4) and Iowa's Dominic Patrick and Chase Tomlins(8-6)... Won his first two matches of the spring against Lehigh's Timur Charnykh(6-2, 6-4) and Minnesota's Ruben Weber(6-7(4), 6-4, 10-8). Started four Big Ten matches.
2011-12 Season (Freshman): Academic All-Big Ten in 2012... Labna was defeated by Bloomsburg's Andres Prince 6-2, 2-6, 10-7 in his only action of the season.
Junior Career: As part of the Qatar national team, Labna competed in an ATP Tour event qualifier last year...He has been ranked No. 1 in Qatar since he was nine years old...At 12 years old, Labna placed 15th overall a Gulf Nations Tournament.
Nittany Lion Career Record
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