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Men's Tennis Concludes Play at the ITA Northeast Regional




Oct. 21, 2012

The Boston College men's tennis team completed competition at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championships in New Haven, Conn. on the campus of Yale University in event that began on Thursday, Oct. 18 and concludes on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

Junior Michael McGinnis and classmate Jonathan Raude each won a match in singles play while the tandem of Bully Grokenberger and Philip Nelson earned a victory in doubles action.

Sophomore Philip Nelson took two matches in qualifying play to make it to the main singles draw.

The Eagles and head coach Scott Wilkins return to action with the UNC-Wilmington Invite from Friday, Nov. 2 to Sunday, Nov. 4 in Wilmington, N.C.

Boston College Results

Singles:

Michael McGinnis
Won 6-1, 6-2 over James Barnhart of Sacred Heart in the First Round
Lost 6-4, 6-2 to (6) Denis Nguyen of Harvard in the Second Round

Philip Nelson
Qualifying Draw
Won 6-2, 6-2 over Mons Knudtzon of Stony Brook
Won 6-3, 6-3 over Petr Rousar of NJIT
Main Draw
Lost 6-4, 6-3 to Robin Lessage of Binghamton in the First Round

Jonathan Raude
Won 6-1, 6-3 over Antonio Pena of Hofstra in the First Round
Lost 7-6, 3-6, 6-2 to (5) Venkat Iyer of Cornell in the Second Round

Doubles

Billy Grokenberger and Philip Nelson
Won 8-1 over Fahoum Fahoum and Garrett Lane of Quinnipiac in the First Round
Lost 8-3 to Sam Fleck and Quoc-Daniel Nguyen of Cornell in the Second Round

Michael McGinnis and Jonathan Raude
Lost 8-4 to (7) Ivan Vereschaga and Damien David of Buffalo in the First Round

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