Taylor Fritz,18, continues his run into the Memphis Open weekend. He defeated Benjamin Becker of Germany 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (5) Friday to become the youngest American to reach an ATP semifinal since 1989.
Fritz, the number 145 ranked player in the world, and a wild card entry into the tournament, advanced to his first career ATP semi-final to face Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania on Saturday.
Berankis upset No. 3 seed Donald Young 7-6, 6-1 to advance to the semifinal.
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